Traffic stop lands Columbus man behind bars

Delances Swift, 21 (Source: Columbus Police Department)
Delances Swift, 21 (Source: Columbus Police Department)

By Roslyn Giles  - email | bio

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -  A routine traffic stop lands Delances Swift, 21, behind bars around 1:30 Friday morning. Police pulled over his Chevrolet Impala on Viking Drive near Floyd Road after the officer noticed an improper tail light.

Upon searching the vehicle, officers said they confiscated a large amount of drugs including 237 grams of marijuana with a street value of $2000.00 and 12 grams of cocaine worth $1200.00.

Swift faces charges of possession with intent to distribute marijuana and cocaine and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.  A passenger in the car got away.

If you have any information about this crime, call the Columbus Police Department at 706-653-3400.

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