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Officers Find Cocaine during a Traffic Stop for Speeding

AndrewsYesterday, June 23rd, the Paris Police stopped 26 year old Markeith Da-aun Andrews of Paris for speeding in the 10 block of SW 4th St at about 11:08 A.M.

Officers reported that Mr. Andrews did not have a driver’s license and he was placed under arrest.

Upon inventorying the vehicle, officers  allegedly found a plastic baggie in the console of the vehicle that contained a white powdery substance.

A field test showed positive that the substance was cocaine. It was later found that the baggie and substance weighed over 9 grams.

Andrews was charged with possession of a controlled substance. He was later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.

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