Aberdeen man changed possession of marijuana

ABERDEEN – Christopher Cunningham, 27, of Aberdeen was arrested by North Mississippi Narcotics Unit and Monroe County Sheriff’s office on Feb. 18, according to a statement from the MCSO. Cunningham is charged with possession of marijuana with intent. The arrest was the result of a traffic stop in Aberdeen on Commerce Street Extended. Deputies and narcotics unit agents recovered 4 ounces of marijuana and approximately $1500 in cash. Cunningham is currently being held at Monroe County Detention Center. Bond has not been set at this time.

Cunningham

Cunningham

COURTESY PHOTO In a joint effort, the Monroe County Sheriff's Office and North Mississippi Narcotics Unit recovered $1,500 in cash and 4 ounces of marijuana following a traffic stop Monday that put an Aberdeen man in jail.

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In a joint effort, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and North Mississippi Narcotics Unit recovered $1,500 in cash and 4 ounces of marijuana following a traffic stop Monday that put an Aberdeen man in jail.

About Ray Van Dusen

I've been with the Monroe Journal since Aug. 2009 as a staff writer, but took the role as news editor in late 2012. I'm always looking for interesting story ideas from around Monroe County. You can reach me via email at ray.vandusen@journalinc.com.