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Two arrested on drug charges in Tuscaloosa after 6-month investigation

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Matthew Martindale Colson (left) and Elizabeth Helen Dovey (right). Matthew Martindale Colson (left) and Elizabeth Helen Dovey (right).

  The West Alabama Narcotics Task Force has arrested two Tuscaloosa residents after executing a search warrant.  23-year-old Elizabeth Dovey and 32-year-old Matthew Colson were arrested on East Hargrove Road Thursday evening.  The search warrant comes after a six month long investigation.  Agents recovered 164 grams of Marijuana, $26,390, and 8 firearms from the area.

Colson is charged with Possession of Marijuana 1st Degree and Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia. He was booked in the Tuscaloosa County Jail pending a $20,000.00 Bond. Colson may have additional charges as the investigation is ongoing.

 Dovey is charged with Distribution of a Controlled Substance Within 3 Miles Of A School, Unlawful Possession Of Marijuana 1st Degree, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. She was placed in the Tuscaloosa County Jail on a $50,000.00 Bond.

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