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Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s deputies shine a light on marijuana they seized found visible in a package on the back seat of a car in the early hours of Saturday morning, February 18, 2017. (Photo: LEE CELANO/THE ADVERTISER)
WINSLOW – Even before Officer Christopher Slimm spotted a loaded handgun on the floor, the strong smell of marijuana inside the vehicle was enough to arouse his suspicions.
The Winslow Police Department says the officer’s keen observations resulted in authorities taking two dangerous drug dealers off the streets.
Slimm was patrolling the Manor Hill section of Sicklerville around 2:45 a.m. Sunday when he saw a vehicle, parked with its engine running, in a dark part of Maureen Court.
A man and woman were slouched in their seats and, when Slimm approached, the woman lit