Sheriff's deputies seize 50 pounds of pot, arrest suspect

JACKSON COUNTY - A traffic stop Monday on Interstate 10 resulted in the seizure of more than 50 pounds of marijuana and the arrest of one man, Curtis Spiers, commander of the Narcotics Task Force of Jackson County said.

The driver, Cortez Lamond Croon, 29, was arrested on a charge of possession of a controlled substance with the intent to distribute. He's being held in the Jackson County jail.

The Sun Herald updates this story in Tuesday's print edition.