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South Boston man held on pot, cocaine charges

SoVaNow.com / September 12, 2013
A South Boston man, Latroy Lee Saunders, aka “Peanut,” was arrested on Tuesday, during a traffic stop. Members of the Regional Task Force recognized Saunders, who was a passenger in a vehicle traveling on North Main Street in South Boston, and made the arrest.

Saunders, of Bane Street, is wanted on four separate charges and was under indictment by the Task Force. He was charged with three counts of distribution of marijuana and one count of distribution of cocaine.

Saunders was released on a $10,000 secured bond.

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