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3 arrested after police find drugs during traffic stop

Crawford Benson (Source: Pemiscot County Jail) Crawford Benson (Source: Pemiscot County Jail)
Travis Mantz (Source: Pemiscot County Jail) Travis Mantz (Source: Pemiscot County Jail)

 

STEELE, MO (KAIT) - Three people are in jail after police found drugs during a traffic stop in Steele, Missouri. 

According to a news release, officers found the drugs during a traffic stop on February 5. 
     
Chief Billy Stanfield says 54-year-old Crawford Benson, of Shirley, AR, 42-year-old Travis Mantz, of Holcomb, MO and 52-year-old Tricia Crawford, of Shirley, AR were arrested after that search. 

Stanfield says officer found 8 baggies of meth, a baggie of marijuana and digital scales used to weigh drugs. 

The drugs reportedly had a street value of $1,000. 

Crawford and Benson are charged with possession of controlled substance with intent to distribute. Mantz is charged with possession of a controlled substance. 

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