Two arrested in Monroe County during traffic stop

Deputies performed a probable cause search and found around 4.5 pounds of methamphetamine.
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FORSYTH, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office arrested two men during a traffic stop.

Deputies say they pulled over Brian Hunt for following too closely Monday around 8:30 p.m.

Brian HuntCody George

During the traffic stop, deputies say there were suspicious of criminal activity after getting conflicting stories from Hunt, and his passenger Cody George.

K-9 Tyson then performed a free air sniff around the vehicle, and gave a positive alert to the odor of narcotics.

K9 Tyson

Deputies then performed a probable cause search and found around 4.5 pounds of methamphetamine.

Hunt and George are charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine.

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