Officers Take Down Suspect At BTW Apartments

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -  A 20-year-old Columbus man is facing drug and weapons charges tonight after an altercation with police.

Maurice Streeter was tasered and eventually arrested by Columbus Police officers outside the BTW housing project this evening.

It was the result of an undercover operation.

Police found nearly 70 grams over marijuana and half a gram of crack cocaine in his possession.

He also had a 45 caliber pistol.

Streeter will be in Recorder's Court Tuesday to face the charges.