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Man arrested for dealing out of business

Published 10:42am Wednesday, January 22, 2014

FRANKLIN—The owner/manager of the nTelos Wireless store on Armory Drive was arrested at 1 p.m. Tuesday for allegedly dealing drugs out of his business, said Capt. Tim Whitt, spokesman for the Franklin Police Department.

Franklin Police arrested Eric Jason Coogan, 31, of the 300 block of Lee Street, and charged him with the sale and distribution of oxycontin, and three counts felony distribution of marijuana.

Coogan is being held without bond at Western Tidewater Regional Jail.

  • mdodo face

    Its so funny how this person only has three comments but when the newsoms house was busted everyone had something to say and the people of tidewater news posted pictures of everything and the people involved what makes this man any different

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  • headband


    Cause… DIESEL honors the code of the street. NO SNITCHING! LOL

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    About time…only been happening there for three years.

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    • Really

      If you knew about it for so long did you bother to report it?

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