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Methamphetamine, Clonazepam seized after Dawson County traffic stop
Jan. 28 drug arrest
Authorities say that 111 grams of suspected methamphetamine was seized during a traffic stop in Dawson County last week.

Dawson County authorities say that more than three ounces of suspected methamphetamine and other narcotics were seized last week after a vehicle was searched during a traffic stop.

Gordon R. Brossard
Gordon R. Brossard

According to a statement from Dawson County Sheriff Jeff Johnson, on Jan. 28, 2020, a deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for allegedly failing to use its turn signal. During a subsequent investigation and search of the vehicle, multiple different illegal substances were allegedly located by deputies.

Deputies seized approximately 111 grams of suspected methamphetamine, prescription pills believed to be the anti-anxiety medication, Clonazepam, and a small amount of marijuana.

The vehicle’s driver, Gordon R. Brossard, 26, of Dawsonville was arrested at the scene and charged in connection with the narcotics.

Brossard has been charged with trafficking in methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance with the intent to distribute, possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana less than an ounce, possession of drug related objects and a traffic citation.

He is being held in the Dawson County Detention Center and is under no bond. 

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