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A Detroit man is in custody for drug charges after being arrested in the Deep Water area of Fayette County Friday afternoon.

According to a press release from the Fayette County Sheriff's Department, when Shawn Booker was pulled over for a traffic violation, they found eighty 30-milligram roxycodone pills in his car.

The pills are estimated to be worth almost $2,500.

Booker was on bond following a previous arrest in Nicholas County for drug trafficking offenses.

He has been taken into custody and charged with felony offense of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.