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Biloxi man arrested after K9 unit seizes $44,000 worth of cocaine during traffic stop in Sorrento

3 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago Wednesday, June 19 2024 Jun 19, 2024 June 19, 2024 10:54 AM June 19, 2024 in News
Source: WBRZ

SORRENTO — The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office K9 Unit seized $44,000 of cocaine from a Biloxi man during a traffic stop in Sorrento.

Deputies performed a traffic stop Monday on Binh Truong, 52, on Interstate 10 near Sorrento. During the stop, K9 Deputy Krya located two kilograms of cocaine with a street value of around $22,000 per kilo, deputies said.

Truong was arrested and booked into the Ascension Parish Jail. He is charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine, deputies said.

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