Alleged cocaine dealer arrested, stopped for tag violation

tstevens@ledger-enquirer.comNovember 6, 2013 

Roderick Alexander

Lack of illumination on Roderick Alexander's tag led to his eventual arrest Wednesday after police found 3.2 grams of cocaine in his vehicle, according to a Columbus Police report.

Alexander was stopped at about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday near the intersection of 16th Avenue and 25 Street in his Ford Focus. Police valued the cocaine they found in the car at $320.

Alexander was charged with failure to illuminate tags and cocaine possession with intent to distribute. He was taken to Muscogee County Jail.

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