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Police find several pounds of marijuana after traffic stop, car case

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After a wild trip through Hyde Park in North Memphis, the car tried to turn off Chelsea Avenue onto Hollywood Street. After a wild trip through Hyde Park in North Memphis, the car tried to turn off Chelsea Avenue onto Hollywood Street.
Police arrested one man on a slew of driving, evading, and felony drug charges. Police arrested one man on a slew of driving, evading, and felony drug charges.

(WMC-TV) - A simple traffic stop turned into a chase for police. It resulted in a big drug bust.

Also the incident led to a black car slamming into the parked truck. Liston Clark saw the accident.

"Yeah, he was flying too ... Could of killed about five people. I seen it, man. I mean ... scared me so bad," he said.

After a wild trip through Hyde Park in North Memphis, the car tried to turn off Chelsea Avenue onto Hollywood Street. It careened into another car and then just kept on going.

"No regard. They didn't care if the people were hurt or living or what," said witness Jesse Pearson. "I mean it's really sad that people can be so senseless and so careless, enough feeling, for other people. So it really hurts me to see that."

Shortly after the driver hit the parked truck, officers chased him down on foot. They found several pounds of marijuana and a large sum of cash.

Police arrested one man on a slew of driving, evading, and felony drug charges. His name has yet to be released.

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