Drug detection dogs discover 40 lbs. of weed at Jackson postal facility

Drug detection dogs discover 40 lbs. of weed at Jackson postal facility
Drug sniffing dogs discover 40 lbs. of weed at Jackson post office (Source: JPD)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - A large amount of drugs has been seized by the Jackson Police Department’s Narcotics Unit.

It happened Wednesday afternoon following a drug interdiction operation.

According to police, 40 pounds of high-grade marijuana was recovered with the help of drug detection canines.

They were alerted to a shipment at a local postal facility.

The approximate street value of the weed was over $250,000.

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