Man in Hattiesburg caught hiding drugs under child car seat

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The Hattiesburg Police Department made an unexpected drug bust Tuesday afternoon.

During a routine traffic stop, a Neighborhood Enhancement Team officer stopped a black Pontiac G6 near the intersection of Highway 49 and Helveston Rd. Officials said the driver, Antonio Donald, 23, of Quitman appeared to be nervous so they asked to search the vehicle.

Underneath the child seat, the officer found approximately 3 ½ lbs. of marijuana and a small bag of crack cocaine. Donald, was arrested and taken to the Forrest County Jail. He is charged with possession of more than 30 grams of marijuana with the intent to deliver and possession of crack cocaine with the intent to deliver.

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