Troopers say during the stop, they learned the driver had an outstanding warrant. While trying to identify the passenger, troopers say they detected a strong odor of marijuana. They say a search turned up 13.5 pounds of pot.
The passenger, 18-year-old Edgar U. Garay-Munoz of Hopkinsville was arrested and charged with trafficking marijuana.
The driver, 28-year-old Marilyn Rivera, of Henderson, was arrested on the outstanding warrant. Both were being held in the Hopkins County Jail.