"Chappy" sniffs a big one - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

"Chappy" sniffs a big one

HCSO makes record bust with 166lbs of pot

A beautiful spring Monday afternoon in the Jackson metro area and I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Chappy the drug dog helped the Hinds County Sheriff's Office, along with the Pearl Police Department, make two arrests and a record setting marijuana bust after a vehicle was pulled over on Interstate 55.

Also, Ridgeland Police are searching for the man who robbed a Red Roof Inn Sunday night.

Plus, Richland police say a father is facing charges after two children were left at home alone Sunday morning.

And, Jackson Police are investigating the Friday night shooting of an 18-year-old.

In sports, Tim Tebow is cut from the Jets and Michael Jordan takes a new bride.

Just a few clouds and 78 degrees in the metro but it feels like 79. Get your full First Alert Forecast.

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