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Unlicensed driver arrested with over 50 grams of cocaine

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FORREST CITY, AR (KAIT) - A Forrest City man was arrested on drug charges after being pulled over without a valid driver's license.

According to the Forrest City Police Department, Donald McGee, 34, was stopped for a traffic violation at around 11:20 a.m. on Friday.

Officers found that McGee did not have a valid driver's license. Then they searched him and found marijuana and 30.2 grams of cocaine.

Police also searched McGee's hotel room and found 28.9 more grams of cocaine, scales, and a 9mm handgun.

He is being charged with no seatbelt, no driver's license, obstructing governmental operations, possession of marijuana, possession of cocaine with purpose to deliver, possession of paraphernalia, possession of a firearm by certain persons, simultaneous possession of drugs and firearm, and proximity to certain facilities.

 

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