JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - Mississippi Highway Patrol troopers seized 13.6 kilograms of cocaine and an 18-wheeler during a traffic stop on Interstate 55 Wednesday, May 26, 2021.
The cocaine has an estimated street value of $586,000 and was taken into possession of the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics along with the 18-wheeler.
The MHP charged the driver with Aggravated Trafficking of a Scheduled 2 Controlled Substance. The MHP, MBN, and Mississippi Department of Transportation Office of Law Enforcement are continuing to investigate this case.