NOTICE OF SEIZURE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY Pursuant to O.C.G.A. §9-16-1 et. seq., any party claiming an interest in the following property is hereby notified that the following property was seized by the undersigned agency in Butts County, Georgia: ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED EIGHTY-NINE DOLLARS IN U.S. CURRENCY; 2004 ACURA AUTOMOBILE TL VIN 19UUA66204A056550. Conduct giving such rise to said seizure was as follows: on the 29th day of September, 2019, the vehicle sought to be forfeited was stopped for making an improper turn on his way. Shepherd was the driver, Dixon the passenger. Shepherd advised his license was suspended. A trained drug dog alerted on the vehicle. A baggie of methamphetamine was found under the driver's seat. In a cigarette box in the console was more methamphetamine. Inside Dixon's purse was a scale and baggies and methamphetamine, and methamphetamine was found on her person. Both Dixon and had U.S. currency on their person. Claimants who may have an interest in said property are Terri Marie Dixon and Anthony James Shepherd Jr.. Said property was used in violation of O.C.G.A. §9-16-1 et. seq., and 16-13-49 et. seq. in that the item(s) was/were used to facilitate the possession, sale, and distribution of controlled substances and/or marijuana and/or are proceeds derived or realized therefrom and that said item was used directly or indirectly used or intended for use in any manner to facilitate a violation of O.C.G.A Title 16, or of the laws of the United States or of any State relating to marijuana/controlled substance which is punishable by imprisonment of more than one year, and or said property was found in close proximity to controlled substances and/or marijuana. You are further notified that you may file a claim within thirty days of the second publication of this notice of seizure by sending a claim to the seizing law enforcement agency and to the District Attorney by certified mail, return receipt requested. James Moss Assistant District Attorney Towaliga Judicial Circuit State Bar No. 526574 918-619968, 10/30,11/6


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