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Sobriety check point in Region 8 leads to drug bust

Matthew Sullivan     Provided by Ravenden Police Dept. Matthew Sullivan Provided by Ravenden Police Dept.

RAVENDEN, AR. (KAIT) - According to Ravenden Police, Matthew Sullivan of Hardy was stopped after trying to go around officers at the checkpoint Friday night.

When officers learned Sullivan had a suspended drivers license and saw a loaded rifle beside him, he was removed from the truck.

During a search of the truck, officers found meth, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Sullivan is facing several charges including possession with the intent to deliver.

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