Hattiesburg police charge two with intent to distribute

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Police have charged two men, each with one count of possesion of marijuana with the intent to distribute.

Maurice Langston of Meridian, 21, and James Jenkins of Columbus, 21, were arrested Saturday night, following a routine traffic stop.

Police said Langston, a football signee for Mississippi State, prompted officers to do a more thorough search because of his nervous behavior.

Officers allegedly seized about a pound of marijuana and $500 in cash.

Jenkins and Langston were arrested and taken to the Forrest County Jail.