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NEW ALBANY, Miss. (WTVA) - New Albany police officers recovered nearly 22 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop on Interstate 22.
The traffic stop happened Tuesday, June 19 sometime near 4:30 p.m.
Officers stopped a small gray sedan that was a rental while it was traveling eastbound.
That's when they found the drugs in the vehicle.
Gary Kirk, 41, of Pontotoc, and 41-year-old Amite Kumar were arrested. Their bonds were set at $30,000 each.
They are both charged with trafficking narcotics.