December 11, 2013
ABBEVILLE, AL - A Henry County Sheriff's deputy found more than he bargained for on a weekend traffic stop.
Investigators say they found a 5-year-old boy asleep on a bag of marijuana in the trunk.
According to the report, a Henry County Deputy pulled the car over for a minor traffic violation on Highway 431 on Saturday. He conducted a search of the car after smelling marijuana.
The child's father, 31-year-old Anthony Smith, along with the car's driver, 30-year-old Mariea Smith and 23-year-old Jerome Jackson were all arrested on possession charges.
Investigators say more charges could be filed as the investigation continues.