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8 ounces of meth, handgun lead to arrest of Yuma man

Thomas Dupree faces possible drug and weapons charges after his arrest Saturday in Yuma. Thomas Dupree faces possible drug and weapons charges after his arrest Saturday in Yuma.
PHOENIX (CBS5) -

A Yuma County man was arrested and booked into jail on multiple drug and weapon charges Saturday.

Yuma County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force investigators, found about 8 ounces of methamphetamine, a .25-caliber handgun and drug paraphernalia after serving a search warrant at the home of Thomas D. Duprey, according to a YCSO news release.

Duprey was booked into jail on charges of possession of a dangerous drug for sale, possession of a dangerous drug and drug paraphernalia, and misconduct with weapons related to a drug offense.

The street value of the methamphetamine was estimated to be $8,000, according to the release.

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