Center police say they found drugs on 2 traffic stops

CENTER, TX (KTRE) - Posted by Adam Brooks

CENTER, TX (Press release) - Center Police officers say they have found drugs in two different traffic stops in two days.

According to Center Police, on June 29 Officer Chris Knowlton arrested Damarcus Bennett after a routine traffic stop, and after a search of the vehicle he discovered 87.1 grams of powder cocaine.

Officer Stephen Stroud arrested Kiffany Sparks, 26, of Shelbyville, and Quincy Demond Handy, 30, for possession of a controlled substance. Stroud said he found nine grams of "crack" cocaine and a full bottle of PCP.

Both cases are under further investigation.