Metro officer, K-9 find kilo of cocaine during traffic stop on I-40

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A Metro officer and his K-9 partner discovered a kilo of cocaine during a traffic stop along Interstate 40 Monday.  

Metro police reported Officer Chris McIsaac and Bane found the cocaine in the trunk of a rented Kia Rio traveling from Texas to Ohio. 

The driver, Tara Hesson, was stopped for reportedly traveling 80 mph in a 70 mph zone.  

She and Jason Hesson were taken into custody on felony cocaine charges.  

No additional information was released.  

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