Mississippi Highway Patrol officers with Troop H seized more than
$300,000 during a routine traffic stop Tuesday night.
It happened around 10:30 p.m. on Interstate 20 in Lauderdale County.
During the stop, Trooper Harrison Cook seized $311,000 in cash.
Daniel Cano, 27, from Albuquerque, New Mexico, was arrested and placed in the Lauderdale County Detention Facility.
He faces possible money-laundering charges.
The stop was part of a statewide criminal apprehension initiative.