Two men from out-of-state are being held in an east Alabama jail after a police officer found 55 pounds of marijuana concealed in a car.
The drug bust occurred Sunday afternoon on Interstate 85 near Auburn.
Auburn police said 33-year-old Jose Manuel Perez Vasquez of New Orleans and 41-year-old Muriano Najera of Houston were each charged with trafficking marijuana.
The marijuana was worth an estimated $150,000 on the streets.
Vasquez and Najera were being held at the Lee County Detention Facility on $100,000 bond each.
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