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Nearly a pound of cocaine seized in DeKalb County traffic stop

The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office said 301 grams of cocaine were seized in a traffic stop on Thursday. The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office said 301 grams of cocaine were seized in a traffic stop on Thursday.

Devonte Allison was charged with drug trafficking following a search of his car.

Posted: May 5, 2019 8:20 PM

DeKalb County Sheriff's deputies arrested three men on drug charges in multiple traffic stops.

Devonte Allison, a 25-year-old Huntsville resident, was pulled over during a traffic stop near the Henagar Drive-in on Thursday night.

While pulled over, a K-9 unit was called to the scene and a search uncovered a large bag of white powder in the truck of Allison's car. When Drug Task Force agents arrived, they determined it was about three-quarters of a pound of cocaine (301 grams).

Allison was charged with Trafficking in Any Illegal Drug and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Deputies also arrested 25-year-old Atlanta resident Demarvin Wilson and 27-year-old Kannapolis, North Carolina resident Antonio Johnson in separate traffic stops along Highway 40.

Both were charged with Second-degree Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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