Nearly 9 pounds of pot seized in Tyler

A Tyler man is now jailed after a raid by police.

On Thursday, police conducted a search at a house on Van Highway, finding 8.6 pounds of marijuana, along with firearms, cash, and body armor.

32 year old Kevin Dewayne Williams was taken into custody and booked on charges of Possession of Marijuana more than 5 pounds, along with a charge of Unlawful Possession of Body Armor by a Felon.

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