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Detective arrested, son on the run

September 14, 2004

Fitzgerald- 28 year old Marcus Dewayne King, of Fitzgerald, is charged with cocaine trafficking and marijuana possession with intent to distribute.

The South Central Drug Task Force and DEA found drugs in King's home Friday, but they haven't found him. Investigators say King had two kilos and several ounces of marijuana in his Brentwood Drive home, a street value of about $46,250.

King is charged with trafficking cocaine and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

Now his mother, Linda King, a senior detective with the Fitzgerald Police is charged with violation of oath of office. Authorities won't say how she violated the oath because the investigation continues.

Posted at 9:05 PM by elaine.armstrong@walb.com