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Late Night Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest


According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at approximately 11:25 p.m. a report was received concerning a vehicle with no headlights in the Spring Garden area.  Deputies located and stopped the vehicle after a short pursuit.  The driver, Tracy Brent Shell, 43, and passenger, Julia Mae Burns, 41, were taken into custody for possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting arrest, and attempting to elude police officers.  The pair was transported to the Cherokee county Detention Center where they are currently awaiting a bond hearing.

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