Wetumka police find nearly 45 pounds of marijuana during traffic stop

WETUMKA, Okla. — Wetumka Police Department found nearly 45 pounds of marijuana during a simple traffic stop.

Police said Officer Chasteen made the stop for a minor traffic violation. After speaking with the driver, Chasteen found 44.53 pounds of marijuana.

Three suspects were charged and booked into Hughes County Jail.

Wetumka Police Department has also contacted the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics.