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Two Men Arrested in Drug Sting on Theodore Dawes Road


Arthur Burney
Arthur Burney
Alj Hilton
Alj Hilton

Two men were arrested in a drug sting in the parking lot of Advance Auto Parts on Theodore Dawes Road Monday night, Feb. 20.

Arthur Burney, 38, and 41-year-old Alj Hilton were both charged with trafficking methamphetamine.

The Mobile County Enforcement Street Narcotics Team (MCSENT) conducted the sting operation as part of a long-term and large-scale ongoing investigation into the trafficking of crystal methamphetamine into Mobile from out of state.

MCSENT officers seized half a kilo of crystal methamphetamine, estimated street value of $50,000, and a pistol carried by Burney. He was also charged with carrying a pistol without a permit.



For inquiries contact MPD Public Affairs Office

Contact Phone #: 251-208-1926 Contact Email: charlette.solis@cityofmobile.org or donald.wallace@cityofmobile.org

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