Man arrested after marijuana, cocaine, more found during search of residence on Ringer Street

Published 8:41 pm Sunday, May 7, 2023

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A man was arrested Saturday on numerous drug charges after marijuana, cocaine and more were found during a search warrant at an address on Ringer Street.

According to a LaGrange Police Department press release, Frank Black Sr. was charged with trafficking cocaine, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and possession of a schedule four substance with intent to distribute.

The LPD’s special investigations unit, along with members of the uniformed patrol division, executed a drug search warrant at 800 Ringer Street. As a result of this search warrant, investigators seized approximately 126 grams or 4.5 ounces of crack cocaine, approximately 200 Xanax tablets, 261 grams or 9.2 ounces of marijuana, and approximately 10 grams of powder cocaine, along with numerous other items including packaging material and digital scales, all indicative of distribution according to LPD.

Black was on felony probation at the time of the incident. He was transported to Troup County Jail.