Police jail 2 motorists on drug charges

Two men from Colombia, South America are behind bars in Jones County on drug charges.

Cesar Bonnilla and Luis Colorado were stopped on Interstate 59 for allegedly trafficking drugs through the city of Laurel.

Authorities say officers confiscated nearly $20,000 in cash, 10 pounds of cocaine, and a handgun.

Police says the men had just made a delivery in North Carolina and were returning home to Houston Texas where they now live.