Thanks to Max the Drug Dog four pounds of Marijuana has been seized in Smith County.

According to Smith County Constable Pct 5 Constable Kenneth Bibby, the yellow lab sniffed out the pot during a routine traffic stop this week on Interstate 20. An arrest was made in connection to the case. An investigation is ongoing.

Constable Bibby said this was not Max's first drug discovery in Smith County.

"We just got Max recently to replace our German Shepperd who was ineffective," Bibby said. "Max has sniffed out drugs in raids and several traffic stops already.

 The Constable said Max is a vital addition to Precicnt 5.