The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office announced this afternoon a successful drug bust which yielded more than 25 pounds of marijuana, more than one pound of methamphetamine and more than 50 individual marijuana wax containers, and the arrest of two people from Campbellsville.

According to a press release issued by the MCSO, detectives were, as part of an undercover investigation, able to arrange for delivery of the drugs to the Marshall County area on Sept. 28. The vehicle driven by Joshua A. Grisso, 37, with passenger 27-year-old Jamie A. Atwood was stopped near the Marshall County line. In addition to the copious amount of drugs, detectives also reportedly discovered “various items consistent with the illegal trafficking of drugs.”

Grisso was arrested and charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, 1st Degree, 1st Offense, Greater than 2 Grams (Class C Felony); Trafficking in Marijuana, 1st Offense, Greater than 5 Pounds (Class C Felony); Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, 2nd Degree, 1st Offense, Greater than 20 Dose Units (Class D Felony); Trafficking in Synthetic Drugs, 1st Offense (Class D Felony); Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (Class A Misdemeanor).

Atwood was arrested and charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, 1st Degree, 1st Offense, Greater than 2 Grams (Class C Felony); Trafficking in Marijuana, 1st Offense, Greater than 5 Pounds (Class C Felony); Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, 2nd Degree, 1st Offense, Greater than 20 Dose Units (Class D Felony); Trafficking in Synthetic Drugs, 1st Offense (Class D Felony); Possession of a Controlled Substance, 3rd Degree, 1st (Class A Misdemeanor); Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (Class A Misdemeanor).

Grisso and Atwood were lodged in the McCracken County Jail where they remain in custody on $15,000 cash bond each.

The MCSO was assisted by the McCracken County Sheriff’s Office, Murray Police Department, Kentucky State Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).