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Nacogdoches Co. deputies arrest man, seize 10 pounds of weed

Source: Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office Source: Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office
Gegory Strong (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail) Gegory Strong (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)
NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

Nacogdoches County Sheriff's deputies arrested a 38-year-old man after they executed a search warrant on a residence on Kent Street and found large amounts of marijuana and cocaine Thursday.

Gregory Alan Strong Jr., of Nacogdoches, is still being held in the Nacogdoches County jail on a second-degree felony charge of possession of a controlled substance between four and 200 grams and a third-degree felony charge of possession of marijuana between five and 50 pounds of marijuana. No bail has been set at this time.

According to a press release, NCSO investigators had been investigating Strong for some time. After investigators arrived on scene at the house in the 200 block of Kent Street, their search of the home turned up 10.5 pounds of marijuana and two ounces of cocaine.

The drugs were found hidden in several different locations in the residence, according to the press release. In addition, drug paraphernalia was reportedly found at the home.

Strong was arrested at the scene and transported to the Nacogdoches County Jail.

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