Marijuana found next to cash register at Fox Market

Undercover officers executed a search warrant at Atlanta Market

Marijuana found next to cash register at Fox Market

After receiving complaints regarding possible illegal activity at 90 Broad St in southwest Atlanta, Narcotics Investigators began following up on the complaints and investigating the possibility of illegal activity at the location. During the investigation, undercover officers observed the sale of illegal narcotics and also purchased illegal narcotics inside the location (Fox Market). On 3-1-2013 investigators executed a search warrant at Fox Market. During the search investigators noticed that the food items for sale were covered in dust and numerous items were expired by several years. Next to the cash register investigators located two digital scales. One of the scales had a small amount of marijuana on it. Beneath the cash register were several plastic storage bins containing a large amount of cash. In the basement of the store investigators found a box that contained 12 small baggies containing cocaine and seven small baggies containing marijuana. As a result of the investigation and search, $4537 was seized along with 4.1 grams of marijuana and 3.3 grams of cocaine. The owner of the store, Mr. Mohammed Miah (DOB 9-3-1950), was placed under arrest and charged with Possession of Cocaine With Intent to Distribute and Possession of Marijuana With Intent to Distribute. Investigators also arrested Ms. Maggie Zellner (DOB 7-26-1971) who had previously sold marijuana to undercover investigators. She was charged with the sale of marijuana.

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