UPDATE: Tupelo spice ban could come Tuesday

TUPELO – The Tupelo City Council is expected to vote Tuesday on a proposal that would ban the marijuana-like substance known as spice.

Last week, when city leaders learned about the the substance, they planned to take the matter up at their meeting Tuesday but, according to standard procedure, not actually vote on it until Aug. 3.

On Monday, it was announced the vote would occur Tuesday. If passed, the ordinance would take effect immediately and ban the sale, use and possession of spcie.

Read more in Tuesday’s Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal.

Emily Le Coz/NEMS Daily Journal