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Over four pounds of marijuana found inside Valdosta home

Posted at 5:19 PM, Sep 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-13 17:22:07-04

VALDOSTA, Ga. — Authorities found over four pounds of marijuana inside a Valdosta home on Thursday.

Reginald and Regina Harris of Valdosta were arrested by the Valdosta Police Department.

A Valdosta Police Department Narcotics Unit investigation and subsequent search warrant for a home on Maria Court in Valdosta, led to officers finding 4.78 pounds of marijuana inside the home. The marijuana had a street value of approximately $43,400.

Detectives also found narcotics related paraphernalia, which is indicative of narcotics sales. A sum of cash, which was found near the marijuana , was also taken from the home.

Reginald is being charged with Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute (Felony), Possession of Drug Related Objects (Misd), Possession of Marijuana with Intent To Distribute within 1000 feet of a Park (Felony), Possession of Marijuana With Intent to Distribute within 1000 feet of a school (Felony).

Regina is facing charge of Possession of Marijuana.

Both persons were taken to the Lowndes County Jail without incident and are being held awaiting judicial proceedings.