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Augusta man was arrested on drug and firearm charges



AUGUSTA, Ga. – According to the police officials, his name is Michael Henderson and deputies and narcotics investigators arrested him during a traffic stop.

The 30-year-old man was already wanted for outstanding warrants.

As a result of the traffic stop, a search warrant was completed on a residence in the 1400 block of Ridgewood Drive.

Investigators found 5 guns and 6.71 pounds of a fentanyl and methamphetamine mixture.

He was arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, trafficking methamphetamine, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, a grand jury arrest warrant and a warrant for other authorities.