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$30,000 IN COCAINE AND CASH RECOVERED IN DRUG-DEALING ARREST

(Richmond, IN)--More than $30,000 in cocaine and cash was recovered when an investigation by the Wayne County Drug Task Force culminated with a traffic stop in Richmond Tuesday.  Officers stopped 34-year-old Raymond Lewis Junior.  After a positive hit by a canine, officers located 145 grams of cocaine with a street value of $29,000 and another $1500 in cash.  Lewis allegedly tried to flee but was caught immediately.  Lewis has a previous conviction as a cocaine dealer.