54 pounds of pot seized after Roanoke Rapids traffic stop
Published: Feb. 7, 2023 at 3:44 PM EST|Updated: Feb. 7, 2023 at 4:15 PM EST
ROANOKE RAPIDS, N.C. (WITN) - A traffic stop in one Eastern Carolina city landed police more than 50 pounds of pot and the arrest of two Michigan men.
Roanoke Rapids police say on Friday they found black duffel bags in the rear of a rental vehicle that contained vacuumed sealed bags of marijuana.
They seized 54.3 pounds of marijuana.
Brandon Williams and Mohamed Jaber, both of Dearborn, were charged with two counts of trafficking marijuana, possession with intent to manufacture/sell/deliver marijuana, felony possession of marijuana, and maintaining a vehicle for the sale of narcotics.
The two men were jailed on $100,000 secured bonds.
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