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Nacogdoches Police: Pair caught with weed in glove box

Benne Gupton mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail. Benne Gupton mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail.
Ella Gupton mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail. Ella Gupton mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail.
NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) -

A routine traffic stop led to the arrest of two people after police discovered marijuana in their vehicle.

Nacogdoches Police said an officer pulled over a Nissan passenger car for speeding on the 400 block of NW Stallings Wednesday around 9:45 p.m.

According to a police report the pair was said to have marijuana in their possession.

The officer conducting the stop reported seeing marijuana scattered in the glove compartment.

The suspects in the car were identified as Bennie Gupton, 20, and Ella Gupton, 25, both of Henderson.

Bennie was driving the vehicle. The officer reportedly found approximately one pound of marijuana.

Both suspects were arrested and charged with possession of marijuana, a state jail felony.

They were booked into the Nacogdoches County Jail.

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