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Traffic stop leads to couple's arrest for drug trafficking

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WALKER COUNTY, GA (WRCB) -

A routine traffic stop for speeding led to the discovery of two pounds of Methamphetamine ICE and $14,000 in cash, according to Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson

The traffic stop happened Wednesday on Georgia Highway 2, near McFarland Road by a Walker County Sheriff’s Office deputy.
 
Deputy Zach Simpson stopped 54-year-old Ronnie Lynn Moore of Ringgold for speeding. On closer inspection, Deputy Simpson established probable cause to search Moore’s vehicle where a sizable amount of methamphetamine was found.  

Moore’s passenger, his wife, 54-year-old Trina Denise Moore, was also arrested.

The street value in grams for the methamphetamine is estimated at $100,000.

Both suspects have been charged with Trafficking Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Marijuana.

Bond will be set in Walker County Superior Court at a date to be determined

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