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Nacogdoches PD: Man arrested on drug charges ran, fought with officers

Cordale Arnold (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail) Cordale Arnold (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)
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Officers with the Nacogdoches Police Department arrested a 30-year-old man on numerous drug charges after they pulled him over for a traffic offense on East Main Street.

Cordale O’Neal Arnold, of Nacogdoches, is still being held in the Nacogdoches County jail on two first-degree felony manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance between 4 and 200 grams charges, a second-degree felony manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance between 1 and 4 grams charge, a state-jail felony evading arrest with a previous conviction charge, a Class A misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance less than 28 grams charge. a Class A misdemeanor resisting arrest charge, and a Class B misdemeanor possession of marijuana less than two ounces charge.

No bail amounts have been set for Arnold’s charges yet.

According to the Nacogdoches Police Department’s daily activity report, NPD officers pulled Arnold’s vehicle over in the 1100 block of East Main Street at about 10:56 p.m. Tuesday. Then he allegedly fled on foot and fought with the officers before he was taken into custody.

When the NPD officers searched Arnold’s vehicle “a large amount of illegal contraband” was found, the report stated. Sgt. Greg Sowell, a spokesman for the Nacogdoches Police Department, said the officers found PCP, crack cocaine, powder cocaine, ecstasy, marijuana, and Xanax in Arnold’s vehicle.

He is being held on a collective bail of $139,000.

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