Man arrested in Clay County with nearly five pounds of marijuana

Man arrested in Clay County with nearly five pounds of marijuana
A Louisiana man was arrested in Clay County with nearly five pounds of marijuana in his car. (Source: Clay County Sheriff's Office.)

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - Clay County Sheriff Kenny Lemons said two of his newest deputies arrested a man early Monday morning who had nearly five pounds of marijuana in his car.

Just after 2 a.m. Monday, the deputies pulled over a car on U.S. Highway 287 near New York Road for speeding. Sheriff Lemons said his deputies saw a small amount of marijuana in plain sight, and after searching the car, discovered a total of 4.73 pounds of marijuana.

Derrick Drawsand, 34, of Louisiana, was arrested and charged with Possession of Marijuana. His bond was set at $5,000.

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