COLUMBUS, Ga. — A Columbus man is behind bars, accused in a Friday night drug bust. The bust happened around 8:45 p.m. Friday on Forrest Road near Wellborn Dr.
Columbus Police arrested Orlando Carter, after investigators found a host of drugs and a gun. The Special Operations Unit reports finding 61 Xanax pills, valued at more than $1,500, 120g of marijuana, valued at $1,200, as well as a 9mm pistol.
Police also found a scale, baggies, a marijuana grinder, and a prescription drug bottle with Carter’s name written on it.
Carter, 25, is currently in the Muscogee County Jail. He faces possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, possession and use of drug related objects, and possession of controlled substances.