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Three charged in Decatur drug arrests


Three people are behind bars on drug charges stemming from separate incidents in Decatur.

Members of Decatur's Organized Crime Unit searched a home on Oxmore-Flint Road Friday. and found cocaine inside. Derix Walker and Angela Werdebaugh were arrested for possession of a controlled substance.

Officers also found the couples' infant child unattended in the living room. They are also charged with endangering the welfare of a child.

In a separate incident, officers seized more than five pounds of marijuana at a home on Bedford Drive.

Officers arrested Orlando Powell for distribution of a controlled substance. At the time of arrest he had marijuana in his possession. That led to a search of his home. The investigation is ongoing and more charges are expected against Powell.

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