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A man from Sugar Valley was found to have drugs in his car following a traffic stop by Adairsville police, reports stated.

According to Adairsville Police Department reports:

James Patrick Hubbard, of Sugar Valley, was arrested by APD and charged with operating an unregistered vehicle, driving while license suspended/revoked, drugs to be kept in original container, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana and possession of a Schedule II controlled substance.

On Jan. 28, a drug arrest was made following a traffic stop. When an officer pulled over Hubbard for driving a car with a suspended tag, Hubbard was discovered to be in possession of marijuana, methadone pills and suspected fentanyl.

As of Thursday, Hubbard remained in Bartow County Jail pending bond.