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Drug arrest made

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

CARUTHERSVILLE -- An individual is being held on drug charges in Caruthersville.

Around 10 p.m. Tuesday, officers with the Caruthersville Police Department conducted a traffic stop in the 400 block of West Eighth Street, according to a news release issued by City Marshal Chris Riggs.

"While conducting the traffic stop, officers located a package containing a controlled substance inside the vehicle," said Riggs. Officers then arrested the driver, whose name is being withheld pending the filing of formal charges, and transported him to the Pemiscot County Justice Center.

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