Talladega man throws kilograms of meth from balcony of Atlanta high rise


(Courtesy/Atlanta Police Department)

ATLANTA (WIAT) — Georgia authorities have made two arrests after serving a search warrant in connection to an ongoing investigation into smuggling contraband.

37-year-old Levin James Dark, also known as “K-Digga” of Talladega, Ala. was arrested and charged with trafficking methamphetamine, trafficking marijuana, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

Dark currently resides in Atlanta and is a self-proclaimed rapper and sports agent who also calls himself “Mr. Alabama,” officials say.

While serving the warrant, Dark allegedly threw multiple kilograms of suspected methamphetamine from the balcony of an Atlanta high rise. Atlanta Police Department officers were able to safely recover the discarded contraband from a nearby street without any issues.

In addition to his arrest, agents also arrested 33-year-old Tiffany Peterson of Atlanta, Ga. She is charged with trafficking methamphetamine, trafficking marijuana, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

Over five kilograms of suspected methamphetamine were recovered with an estimated street value of $250,000. Agents also seized over 13 pounds of marijuana valued at $60,000.

Not only did they find drugs but during the investigation, agents recovered two semi-automatic rifles and a Glock handgun, officials report. The handgun was reportedly stolen out of Talladega, Ala.

Agents also recovered a substantial amount of money. These arrests are part of an ongoing investigation into subjects smuggling contraband through domestic and international flights.

This is an ongoing investigation conducted by agents of the GBI Gang Task Force, the West Metro Regional Drug Enforcement Office, and Atlanta Police Department APEX Unit.

The investigation continues and additional arrests are anticipated, officials report.

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