Narcotics Detectives Make Trafficking Arrest

Publish Date: August 14, 2020
Written by: Joni Money
Categories: News | Uncategorized

On Thursday, August 13, 2020, Jefferson County Narcotics detectives conducted surveillance in the Flint Hill Road vicinity of Bessemer after receiving complaints of heavy drug activity in the area.  During the surveillance, a stop was made for a traffic violation on a subject in the area.  That stop proved to be beneficial to their goal.  Detectives arrested 19-year-old, Andre Maurice Hood, Jr. of Fairfield, on the charge of Trafficking Opiates.

During the stop, detectives seized hydrocodone pills, an AR-15 rifle, and miscellaneous drug paraphernalia consistent with the distribution of narcotics.  Hood was taken into custody and placed in the Jefferson County Jail on a $5,000 bond.


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