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Traffic stop leads to Paris man's arrest on drugs and firearms charges

Nicholas Jordan Dawson
Nicholas Jordan Dawson

A traffic stop in the 2800 block of Graham Street led to the arrest Wednesday of Nicholas Jordon Dawson, 27, of 2023 Culbertson St. on drugs and firearms charges.

“During the traffic stop, it was found that Dawson was on felony probation and was in possession of two firearms,” said Curtis Garrett, spokesman for the Paris Police Department.

“Upon further investigation, Dawson was found to be in possession of methamphetamine,” Garrett said.

Dawson was booked into the Lamar County Jail about 9 p.m. Wednesday on two countsw of unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon and one count of possession of a controlled substance.

By Charles Richards, eParisExtra

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