Freeport teen arrested for possession of Ecstacy

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FREEPORT, Ill. (WTVO) — 19-year-old LaShawn Thurman was arrested Monday after police allegedly discovered MDMA (“Ecstacy”) in his car.

Freeport Police say Thurman was pulled over at the intersection of Chicago Avenue and Garfield Street on September 26th for a turn signal violation.

According to police, Thurman was in possession of a baggie containing 2.2 grams of a yellow powder which tested positive for MDMA.

Police say Thurman turned himself in on Monday and was served with an arrest warrant. He posted bond and was released from custody.

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