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Two Pounds of Marijuana, $7,000 in Cash Seized in Hancock County Traffic Stop

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Hancock County, W.Va. -

Authorities arrested two individuals Wednesday on drug related charges following a traffic stop in New Cumberland.

According to the Hancock County Sheriff's office, Keith Morrow, 24, and passenger Jonathan Engel, 24, both of Pittsburgh, were pulled over for an initial call of reckless driving. 

When a K-9 unit was called to the scene, authorities found more than two pounds of marijuana and $7,000 in cash.

Both suspects are charged with reckless driving, transporting a controlled substance across state lines, possession with intent to distribute, and two counts of conspiracy.