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Clarksville man arrested on drug charges during traffic stop

Published On: Mar 12 2014 05:36:33 AM CDT
Updated On: Mar 12 2014 07:13:19 AM CDT
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

A traffic stop results in a drug bust in Johnson City.

Police say 31-year-old Anthony Dewayne Rutherford, of Clarksville, Tennessee, was arrested Tuesday afternoon after his vehicle was pulled over for speeding on Interstate 26.

Johnson City officers say during the stop, they found marijuana, ecstasy and cocaine. Rutherford is now charged with resale of Schedule I drugs, resale of schedule 6, and unlawful drug paraphernalia.

He was taken to the Washington County Detention Center, where his bond was set at $21,000.