ATLANTA – Police arrested four people after 224 pounds of marijuana was seized at an airport in Atlanta, according to officials.
WSB reported that the drugs were confiscated after a plane from Las Vegas landed at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on Super Bowl weekend.
K-9 units alerts authorities to the drugs inside the luggage after the suspects landed. More than 200 pounds of marijuana and nearly $8,000 was found inside.
The luggage had been checked by the suspects who were taken into custody while getting off the plane.
Chad Ellis, 23; Jemonta Kilgore, 24; Labrinsan Culpepper, 25, and Rakeen Bland, 24, were arrested and charged with trafficking marijuana.