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Traffic stop leads to drug arrest in Lawrence County

Christopher Gray (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office) Christopher Gray (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office)

LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A traffic stops leads to a drug arrest in Imboden.

According to the Lawrence County Sheriff's office, an officer stopped 28 year old Christopher Gray for a traffic violation.

When the deputy ran Gray's information, his license came back suspended. The officer also learned the tags on the car were fake and Gray had no insurance.

Gray reportedly told the officer the tags came from a car in a junk yard.

After learning that Gray was out on bond for drug charges in Randolph County, the officer searched Gray's vehicle.

During the search, the deputy found meth, a syringe, and items used to make meth.

The deputy also found an unknown pink crystal substance. It's been sent to the crime lab for analysis.

He was arrested and taken to the Lawrence County Jail.

He faces the following charges:

  • Possession of a controlled substance
  • Possess of drug paraphernalia with intent to manufacture meth
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia with intent to use
  • Driving on a suspended driver's license
  • Factious tags
  • No proof of insurance

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