An Oklahoma man was arrested in Middle Georgia with nearly a million-dollars’ worth of marijuana.


Jia Bin Zhang, 34, of Norman, Oklahoma, was charged with trafficking in marijuana.

According to the Peach County Sheriff’s Office, a pickup truck with a camper shell was pulled over along Interstate 75 southbound on Monday evening. Deputies say during the stop, bags of what appeared to be marijuana in shrink-wrapped bags were found.

In all, investigators say that 453 pounds of marijuana with an estimated street value of $906,000 were found.

Zhang was booked into the Peach County LEC and is being held without bond.

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