RICHLAND, Miss. (WJTV) — One man is behind bars after a Richland 18-wheeler drug bust.
Officers pulled over 45-year-old Junier Guevara Carmenate for careless driving on Sunday on Highway 49.
During the stop, Richland Police said Carmenate began acting suspicious but agreed to let them search his trailer.
They found about $1,000 in cash and eight bags of high-grade marijuana. The pot weighted about 528 pounds and is street valued at about $4.7 million.
He is charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute.