Tupelo couple charged with possession of marijuana with intent

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Narcotics agents and Lee County SWAT made two drug arrests in Tupelo.

Posted: Jun 18, 2019 1:17 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Narcotics agents and Lee County SWAT made two drug arrests in Tupelo.

On Thursday, the law enforcement officers used a search warrant at an apartment on Mitchell Road.

They arrested Notorious Kennedy, 23, and Destiny Brand, 21, for possession of marijuana with intent to distribute

Both Kennedy and Brand lived at the apartment.

According to the Lee County Sheriff’s Department, narcotics agents seized more than a pound of marijuana.

They also seized two firearms and $3,651.

The charges will be enhanced because officers found firearms inside the home.

More arrests are possible.

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