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Traffic stop leads to drugs, 2 arrests

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Laloyd Hamilton (Source: St. Francis County Jail) Laloyd Hamilton (Source: St. Francis County Jail)
Mekiyel Harris (Source: St. Francis County Jail) Mekiyel Harris (Source: St. Francis County Jail)

FORREST CITY, AR (KAIT) – Police arrest two men after traffic stop leads to the discovery of drugs.

According to the Forrest City Police Department, an officer stopped a vehicle on the morning of December 14 because one or both people inside were not wearing seat belts.  During the stop, police say marijuana was found. 

Laloyd Hamilton of Jonesboro and Mekiyel Harris of Forrest City were arrested for possession with purpose to deliver, proximity to certain facilities and drug paraphernalia. 

They are both currently out on bond.

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