SYLACAUGA, Ala. – A Sylacauga man has been arrested for drug trafficking.

According to the Talladega Co. Jail website, 43-year-old Emerson Lamar Hamilton of Sylacauga is being held on $50,000 bond inside of the Talladega Co. Jail.

Emerson was arrested on Tuesday by the Talladega County Drug Task force and charged with one count of Trafficking Marijuana and Attempting to Elude after allegedly being found with a duffel bag of marijuana during a traffic stop.

The Sylacauga Police Department is listed as the charging agency.

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