Spring Break pot sentencing
A man has been sentenced to over eight years in prison after being arrested with more than one hundred pounds of marijuana.
Thirty-five year-old Keandre Marks will serve 21 months for the April 6th bust. Marks was arrested while on post-release from a prior felony and will also serve 60 months consecutively for a total of 81 months behind bars.
Marks was stopped on Interstate 10 for a traffic offense in Gulfport. Police found 109 pounds of marijuana after Marks consented to a search of the truck. Marks told police the drugs were headed to Gulfport to be sold during Spring Break. Marks was also ordered to pay a $7,500 fine.