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Sarasota man charged for trafficking cocaine

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SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - According to the Sarasota Police Department, Ryan Ward, has been charged with trafficking cocaine between 28 and 200 grams and possession of marijuana under 20 grams. 

Police say that on Saturday, Feb. 10 officers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle Ward was driving and detected the odor of marijuana. 

Police say they found 32.5 grams of crack cocaine, 3.5 grams of marijuana and $1590 in the 23-year-old's car. 

Ward was arrested and transported to the Sarasota County Jail.