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Traffic Stop Leads To Discovery Of Marijuana; 3 Arrested

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Traffic Stop Leads To Discovery Of Marijuana; 3 Arrested

CREATED May 12, 2014
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – An early morning joy ride led to the discovery of marijuana inside a car during a traffic stop in Murfreesboro.

The stop happened in downtown Murfreesboro when police noticed the car swerving down the road.

Officers questioned the driver and immediately smelled marijuana smoke billowing from the window.

A search of the vehicle found a large plastic garbage bag containing marijuana stashed behind the driver’s seat.

A further search also led to a container with dozens of Xanax pills.

The 18-year-old female driver and the two passengers in their 20s were arrested and charged with felony drug possession.