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Birmingham man arrested in Tuscaloosa for heroin & counterfeit money

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Agents with the West Alabama Narcotics Task Force arrested a Birmingham man for heroin and counterfeit money.  Williams Earl Moore was arrested after a short investigation Monday evening.  Agents learned that Moore was selling heroin and approached him after a drug transaction took place.  Moore ran and after a short foot pursuit, he was taken into custody.  During the arrest, agents recovered 1.4 grams of heroin, $1,409.00 in cash and $1,635.00 in counterfeit cash. 


Moore is being held at the Tuscaloosa County Jail on a $190,000 bond. He's charged with one count of attempted trafficking (heroin), 5 counts of criminal possession of a forged instrument and one count of obstruction of justice by using a false identity.  Moore was not injured while being arrested.  His head bandages are from a preexisting medical condition.

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