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Macon man charged with drug trafficking

Bibb Sheriff's investigators have arrested a man they found with ten pounds of marijuana in a car he was riding in, and 13 more pounds at a second location.

That's according to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff's Office.

The release says authorities pulled over a Gray Acura on I-475 near Thomaston Road after they got a tip. They found 36-year-old Traknovoise Sherrod Simmons of Macon with part of the drugs in the car. Their investigation lead them to a second spot, where they found even more marijuana. In all, they estimate the drugs to be worth $46 thousand.

Simmons faces charges of trafficking marijuana. The driver was not arrested.


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