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Elderly suspect busted for trafficking, drug paraphernalia
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Elderly suspect busted for trafficking, drug paraphernalia

Elderly suspect busted for trafficking, drug paraphernalia

Elderly suspect busted for trafficking, drug paraphernalia

It's the latest proof that you're never too old to be in the narcotics game.

A Sperry police officer attempted to stop a vehicle this week, but got turned around. Police say when the officer caught up to the car, a short pursuit ensued in the area of Birch and Cincinnati Avenue.

Eventually, 72-year-old John Hunter pulled over.

“Mr. Hunter picked up and tried to hide a glass pipe with a burned residue inside it from me,” police said. 

In addition to paraphernalia, Hunter also had a warrant out for trafficking meth.  He has been booked into the Tulsa County Jail. 

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