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Blacks make up 3.8% of the population in Gordon Co. but nearly 37% of pot arrests

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Calhoun, GA - CALHOUN, Ga. — When he merged onto Interstate 75, Jonta Melik Gaines said, he watched a car thunder past him on the left, way too fast.

Then he saw a Gordon County Sheriff's Office vehicle approaching from behind. Gaines, 37, figured the deputy was trying to catch the speeder.

But that's not what happened. Deputy Dale Pullen steered behind Gaines' 1997 Chevrolet Tahoe, about a car-length away.

Gaines kept driving. And Pullen kept following.

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