Dothan Man Charged with 2 Counts of Drug Trafficking
Posted by: Staff
Date: Oct 12 2021 7:37 AM
ABBEVILLE ALABAMA:On 10/10/21 Officers with the Abbeville Police Department conducted a traffic stop on US Highway 431 near State Highway 27. As a result of the stop officers seized approximately 486 grams of suspected cocaine, 1447 grams of suspected marijuana, and suspected oxycodone with a street value of approximately $50,000.00.
Leighton Jerrell Taylor 31, of Dothan Alabama was charged with 2 counts of drug trafficking, tampering with physical evidence, and unlawful possession of a controlled substance. Taylor was booked into the Henry County Jail with bonds totalling $403,000.00.
Chief Eric Blankenship stated, “The Abbeville Police Department is going to continue to take a proactive approach to keep drugs off of the streets and out of the hands of our youth.”