Traffic Stop Lands Pulaski County Man In Jail On Drug Charges

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Hubert Earl Dugger mug shot
The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office said a traffic stop landed a man in jail on drug charges.

Investigators said Tuesday around 10:00 p.m., Sheriff’s Deputies pulled over a car on Highway 235 in the western part of the county.

During the stop, deputies said they found a quantity of methamphetamine and a 9mm semi-automatic handgun hidden in the air filter in the engine compartment of the car.

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The passenger in the car, Hubert Earl Dugger, 36, of Nancy, was arrested and charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree 2nd Offense, enhanced with the use of a firearm, which is a class A felony, according to investigators.

Dugger was lodged in the Pulaski County Detention Center.

Investigators said the driver of the car wasn’t charged.