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Demopolis police, ABC make drug arrest

The Demopolis Police Department in conjunction with the Alabama Beverage Control Board arrested Thomas Franklin Wilson Thursday.

The arrest of Wilson, 35, took place after officers executed a search warrant of the property at 915 Knox Circle in Demopolis.

Wilson was transported to the Marengo County Detention Center to a bond hearing.

He is charged with Possession of Marijuna 1st, Possession of a Controlled Substance (Crack Cocaine), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and five counts of Distribution of a Controlled Substance. Officers also seized a red 2007 Chevrolet Impala during the search.

“The Demopolis police officers and the ABC agents involved in the investigation should be commended for a job well done,” Demopolis Police Department chief Tommie Reese said.