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Drugs, fake clothing, gun seized in Halifax County

Posted September 30, 2008 7:33 a.m. EDT
Updated September 30, 2008 9:39 a.m. EDT

— Halifax County authorities have seized more than $75,000 worth of counterfeit clothing, $10,000 in cash, 3 ounces of marijuana, a handgun, Alprazolam pills and drug paraphernalia, they announced Tuesday.

Authorities arrested Subhi Mohamed “Mike” Alzer, 57, for possessing counterfeit merchandise, more than 100 grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, maintaining a business for controlled substances and possessing Alprazolam pills improperly.

The deputies' announcement did not say when or where they arrested Alzer. Authorities said they released him on a $21,000 unsecured bond for his Nov. 5 court date.