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Raleigh man charged with trafficking cocaine

Posted May 24, 2009 11:13 p.m. EDT

— A Raleigh man is facing drug charges after deputies pulled his vehicle over early Sunday morning for a routine traffic stop.

Ignacio Torcida Flores, 32, of 7001 Poole Road, Raleigh, was arrested at the checkpoint and charged with trafficking more than 400 grams of cocaine, according to the arrest warrants.

Flores was being held Sunday evening at the Wake County Jail under a $1 million bond.