• Drugs, cash, stolen gun found during Memphis drug bust

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    Officers found drugs, a stolen gun, and a stolen car during two search warrants with the same man as the target. 

    Artimis Moncrief is facing multiple charges including aggravated assault, evading arrest and drug charges.


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    Officers were serving a warrant in the 1600 block of Mount Moriah when Moncrief ran out the back. 
    While he was trying to hop the fence, an officer grabbed him and took him into custody. 

    Once he was arrested, officers almost eight pounds of marijuana, Promethazine with Codeine, cash and a gun that was stolen out of Oakland, Tennessee three years ago inside the home. 

    Then officers executed a second search warrant with Moncrief as the target in the 3100 block of Woodrow. 

    They found marijuana and a stolen Ford Taurus.
        
     

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