Abbeville officers seize 53 pounds of marijuana

It's one of the largest drug busts in the history of Abbeville.  Police officers seized 53 pounds of marijuana.  Police stopped a car on U.S. 431 for an equipment violation Thursday night, and found the marijuana in the back of the car.

Horace Laws and Jacquita Ward are in the Henry County Jail under $1 million dollars bond.

The marijuana has a street value of $170,000.