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Former Bragg Official Arrested on Drug Charges

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FAYETTEVILLE — A former high ranking Fort Braggcivilian employee faces drug charges.

Police charged Gary Lee Faulkner withconspiring to smuggle six kilograms ofcocaine into Fayetteville.

Faulkner worked as deputy director ofthe division of personnel and communityactivities. He and two South Carolina men werearrested Tuesday.

A federal judge in Raleigh orderedthem held without bail until adetention hearing Dec. 4.