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Augusta man faces drug charges

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A 40-year-old man is facing drug charges after police said they discovered methamphetamine and cooking tools in his vehicle during a traffic stop.

John Richard Wiggins Jr. was charged with making and trafficking meth.  SPECIAL
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John Richard Wiggins Jr. was charged with making and trafficking meth.

According to Richmond County sheriff’s Lt. Calvin Chew, deputies stopped John Richard Wiggins Jr.’s vehicle in the 1700 block of Lawrence Road in Hephzibah around 1:50 p.m. Wednesday.

Chew said deputies discovered 0.5 grams of meth packaged in clear plastic bags and items used to cook the drug, including portable cooking pots, spoons and used syringes.

Wiggins was booked into the Richmond County jail on charges of driving on a suspended or revoked license, manufacturing methamphetamine and trafficking methamphetamine.

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SPARKSTER83
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SPARKSTER83 04/05/13 - 08:22 am
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40yr old IDIOT!!!!! SMH!!!!!
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40yr old IDIOT!!!!! SMH!!!!!

Dixieman
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Dixieman 04/05/13 - 09:31 am
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2,000,000,000 POINTS

"Augusta Man Faces Drug Charges" = "Dog Bites Man". This is not news. Print something when an Augusta man does NOT face drug charges!!

itsanotherday1
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itsanotherday1 04/05/13 - 10:10 pm
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Another waste of skin off the

Another waste of skin off the street.

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