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Man Arrested for Drug Possession Near Nike School

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Posted: Wednesday, May 1, 2013 9:35 am

A 36-year-old St. Louis man was arrested Tuesday when police found cash and suspected cocaine on the man after he dropped a child off at Nike School.

According to the Franklin County Sheriff's office, a witness saw a small baggie containing drugs fall from man's pocket Monday while he was at the Catawissa area school.

Deputies identified the man whose driver's license had been revoked.  

On Tuesday morning, deputies stopped the car the suspect was driving after he dropped off a child at the school.

Police said he had a large amount of cash and two bags of suspected cocaine.

The man was taken to Franklin County jail. His name has not been released pending formal charges.

See the Weekend Missourian for more information.