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Over 3 pounds of cannabis seized in Fairfield bust


Fairfield police officers seized more than three pounds of cannabis stemming from a traffic stop on Garden Drive Thrusday afternoon.

According to Fairfield officers, a traffic stop was conducted in the area of Garden Drive around 4:45 p.m. The driver, later identified as 28-year-old Samuel Burroughs, of Cranston, Rhode Island, was found to be in possession of over three pounds of cannabis.

(Photo: Fairfield police)

Burroughs was taken into custody without incident. He was released on a $10,000 bond, and is scheduled to appear in Bridgeport Superior Court on January 14.

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