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Metro Nashville Police were conducting surveillance at the Nashville Rescue Mission on February 3 when they observed 58-year-old Lawernce Storey place a small bag in his right boot after a hand-to-hand transaction. Detectives approached Storey and searched him, locating a small baggie with 7.5 grams of crack cocaine in his right boot. They also retrieved $475 in cash, which they seized, along with 1.5 grams of marijuana. Detectives recorded the transaction on video and took Storey into custody.
Lawrence Storey was booked into the Metro Nashville Jail on February 3rd, charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell and possession or casual exchange of a controlled substance. A judicial commissioner set his bond at $8,000.