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Police find 32 grams of meth after traffic stop

POSTED: July 29, 2014 3:57 p.m.

Michael R. London

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Running a red light with a broken taillight led to a Stone Mountain man’s arrest in Hall County on eight other drug, weapons and theft charges.

Michael R. London, 55, was seen by Gainesville police around 2 p.m. Sunday on Dawsonville Highway at Shallowford Road and pulled over on the traffic charges.

Found in his possession were some 32 grams of methamphetamine that were packaged for sale, according to the arrest report. Lt. Scott Ware of the Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad said the methamphetamine’s street value is about $3,200.

Police also found a stolen, concealed firearm, according to the report, as well as an open container in the passenger area. London is a convicted felon.

The 10 charges for London in the report were: trafficking methamphetamine; possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute; possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime; possession of a firearm by a convicted felon; possession of a concealed weapon; theft by receiving stolen property; possession of drug-related objects; possession of an open container; violating taillight lens requirements; and failure to stop at a traffic control device.

As of 8 p.m. Tuesday, London was still in Hall County Jail, according to the detention center website.

In the Hall County records, a Stone Mountain address was listed for London. No previous criminal history was available in Hall County records.


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