the republic logo

Police arrest 2 men, seizing a pound of marijuana along with $3,722 cash


HEFLIN, Alabama — Authorities say two men have been arrested after Heflin police seized a pound of marijuana and cash following a vehicle search.

Chief A.J. Benefield tells ( ) that both men have been charged with first degree possession of marijuana after police held a vehicle search Saturday night. Benefield says officers noticed a strong odor of marijuana from the vehicle.

Benefield says officers were doing a business check at a gas station before the search. Benefield says officers discovered a pound of marijuana and $3,722 in cash.

Names of both men have not been released.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.

We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)


Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a publication of AIM Media Indiana unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.