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Man drops bag of pills in front of troopers

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One man is under arrest in Wood County after he allegedly dropped a bag of pills in front of troopers during a traffic stop.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, a car was speeding and swerving along the turnpike near Stony Ridge.

That was around 2:30 a.m. Thursday

Troopers pulled over the driver, and say he dropped a baggie of 27 pills on the ground.

They then searched him and found another 76 pills in the driver's pants pocket.

Troopers arrested Brad Hopgood, 26, who's from Dekalb, Illinois.

He's being held inside the Wood County Jail on a charge of possession of Hydrocodone, which is a fourth-degree felony.

The state highway patrol estimates the street value of the drugs at 618 dollars.

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