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MHP: Traffic stop leads to discovery of cocaine worth $586,000

The Mississippi Highway Patrol says they seized 13.6kg of cocaine and an 18-wheeler following a...
The Mississippi Highway Patrol says they seized 13.6kg of cocaine and an 18-wheeler following a recent traffic stop on I-55. (Source: Mississippi Highway Patrol)(WLBT)
Updated: May. 28, 2021 at 11:47 AM CDT
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol says they seized 13.6kg of cocaine and an 18-wheeler following a recent traffic stop on I-55.

The cocaine has an estimated street value of $586,000, according to the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics.

MHP arrested and charged the driver of the 18-wheeler with Aggravated Trafficking of a Scheduled 2 Controlled Substance.

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