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Ecstasy Pill Located During Early Morning Traffic Stop

An ecstasy pill located during an early morning traffic stop resulted in one felony arrest, according to police reports.

Sulphur Springs Police Officer Silas Whaley stopped De Shaun Keith Denmark for speeding in a Jeep Liberty at 1:45 a.m. March 4 on Gilmer Street. During a probable cause search of the vehicle, a reddish pink pill later identified as Ecstasy weighing less than one gram was located, Whaley alleged in arrest reports.

Consequently, the 27-year-old Sulphur Springs man was arrested at 2:28 a.m. for possession of less than 1 gram of a Penalty Group 2 controlled substance, the pill found during the early morning traffic stop. Denmark remained in Hopkins County jail late Thursday morning, March 4, on the felony charge; his bond was set at $2,000 on the charge, according to arrest and jail reports.

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Author: Faith Huffman

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