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Auburn police arrest man on drug and loaded gun charges

Auburn police arrested a 30-year-old man on felony drug charges Friday night.

After Jeffrey Weber Duke was pulled over about 10:20 p.m. for a Vehicle Code violation, police said they found methamphetamine and marijuana as well as a loaded firearm in his car.

The arrest took place in the 300 block of Elm Avenue, authorities said.

Duke was arrested on charges of transporting a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance for sale and possession of a loaded weapon. He remains in the Placer County Jail on $235,000 bail.

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