Authorities seize nearly 10 pounds of pot in Brookings County bust
Investigators say a traffic stop on I-29 led to a bust where authorities seized nearly ten pounds of marijuana, along with smaller amounts of several other drugs.
Deputies stopped a vehicle a few miles north of Brookings on Thursday for a traffic violation.
According to Assistant Sheriff Scott Sebring, deputies found nearly ten pounds of marijuana, along with cocaine, LSD, ecstasy, Adderall, and other drug paraphernalia.
The driver of the vehicle, 19-year-old Jack Humphrey of Milford, Iowa, and his passenger, 20-year-old John O'Neal of Spirit Lake, Iowa, are facing several charges, including possession of 1-10 pounds of marijuana and possession with intent to distribute.
Both are being held at the Brookings County Detention Center on $10,000 cash bond.