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2 charged in drug bust in Hawkins County

Published On: Nov 04 2013 09:53:19 PM CST
HAWKINS COUNTY, Tenn -

Two men are facing charges after a traffic stop leads to a drug bust in Hawkins County on Monday.

23-year-old  Dusten Daniel Hurd, and 27-year-old Macario Soles, are charged with possession of marijuana with intent to deliver.

Officers with the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office tell us they pulled a van over on Highway 66 after they observed the vehicle swerving.

That's when officers say they noticed a strong smell.

Officers tell us they searched the car, and discovered 3 pounds of marijuana.

More than 18-hundred dollars in cash were also seized during the search.