Traffic stop leads to drug charges

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A traffic stop ended with a drug charge for a woman in Columbus over the weekend.

According to police reports, an officer stopped Demetrice Biggers early Saturday morning in the parking lot of Eagle Trace Apartments, located on Torch Hill Road.

The officer smelled marijuana coming from the car and upon a brief search, the officer found a small bag of the drug.

Biggers was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana within 1,000 feet of a school.

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