AR state trooper faces drug charges - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

AR state trooper faces drug charges

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(WMC-TV) - One former Arkansas State Trooper is facing drug charges after FBI investigators catch him in the act.

Arkansas State Police Lieutenant Sedrick Reed has been accused of intending to distribute and already distributing less than 500 grams of cocaine.

FBI Agent Brandon McNab states "(Reed's) duties included full oversight for Troop A's evidence vault, which includes drug evidence...Reed has been removing narcotics evidence from the evidence vault...and distributing to Johnson."

According to the affidavit, the "CS made a controlled drug purchase of approximately nine ounces of cocaine from Johnson."

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