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Columbus man arrested with more than $40,000 worth of drugs in his home

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Columbus, GA - A Columbus man is behind bars after the Muscogee County Sheriff's Office find more than $40,000 worth of drugs in his home.

Yuri Warrior is being held in the Muscogee County Jail without bond, charged with trafficking cocaine and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

Officials say the found 14 ounces of crack cocaine, 45 grams of cocaine and six ounces of marijuana valued at $41,000 inside Warrior's Green Forest Drive home on Monday morning.

They say they also confiscated about $12,000 in cash.

Authorities say the drugs were found packaged and ready to sell and that Warrior was allegedly selling out of his home where his three children, all under the age of 12, were living.

Muscogee County Sheriff John Darr says, "We are going to take a very aggressive approach to the information about dealing durgs. We have a lot of people with experience in the Muscogee County Sheriff's Office dealing with drugs and we are very fortunate to have that experience as this community deals with the continous drug problem."

Undercover agents say they bought drugs from Warrior over a two week span before the bust.

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