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Drugs and gun seized by Glynn County Police during search warrant execution

According to a press release by Brian Scott Chief of Staff of the Glynn County Police Department:

On Friday, August 3, 2018, investigators with the Glynn-Brunswick Narcotics Enforcement Team (G-B NET) executed a search warrant at a residence at 140 Northwood Drive in the Northwood Estates subdivision.

The search warrant was in connection with a long-term narcotics distribution investigation. During the execution of the search warrant, investigators seized methamphetamine, marijuana, drug related objects, and a .40 caliber handgun.

During the execution of the search warrant, police encountered 53-year-old Gregory Trent Ruffner, a resident of Glynn County. Ruffner became violent and physically fought with officers.

He has been charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Possession of Methamphetamine with the Intent to Distribute, Obstruction of a Law Enforcement Officer with Violence, Removal or Attempted Removal of a Weapon from a Police Official, Possession of Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute, and Possession of Drug Related Objects. Additional charges are anticipated.

Anyone with information on Gregory Trent Ruffner or any illegal narcotics distributions in Glynn County is urged to call the G-B NET at 912-554-7550 or the Silent Witness line at 912264-1333.

Carrie Magalski is the Media and Public Relations Contact for All on Georgia- Glynn County. A speaker and the author of "Heaven's Angels" book, her inspiring articles, writings and radio interviews are featured in various multi-media venues. Her leadership roles encompasses higher education, broadcast communications, business, and corporate trainings through Coastal Pines Technical College. She is a seasoned professional with excellent relationship building skills and creates and enhances strategic growth through partnerships with community, corporate and governmental agencies through various multimedia modalities. She is the owner of Immersion Enterprises, LLC- which provides corporate trainings, PR and marketing, as well as ecotourism and experiential education services through Turtle Tides Amelia. Carrie serves on the Board of Directors of Back in His Arms Again, a ministry that helps families suffering from infant loss.

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