Man busted with 150 pounds of pot

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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Texas man is in the Forrest County Jail after Hattiesburg police busted him with about 150 pounds of marijuana.

Arrested was 25-year-old Jonathan Cruz who police say was driving an 18-wheeler along Interstate 59 and after being pulled over, police discovered a hidden compartment built into he trailer containing the stacks of drugs.

Cruz was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

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