POLICE: Man arrested after various drugs found in restaurant office

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by WHAS11

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Posted on February 27, 2014 at 12:42 PM

Updated Thursday, Feb 27 at 2:00 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A man is facing charges after police found cocaine, marijuana and pills inside a Preston Highway restaurant.

According to an arrest report when police searched Big L's Barbeque and More they found Lawrence Jones Junior carrying a large amount of cash believed to be the profits he made from selling the drugs.

The drugs themselves were found inside a locked office that only Jones had access to. Officers also found scales, baggies and even a loaded handgun.

Jones is now facing drug trafficking charges.

The arrest says Jones is a convicted felon and is on probation through April 2015.
 

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