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Local resident on parole until 2025 has been arrested for peddling crack cocaine

Davenport, IA – According to the police officials, his name is Marecio C. Bailey-Mangruem and he is charged with one count of possession with the intent to deliver crack cocaine.

The charge is a Class C felony under Iowa law that carries a prison sentence of 10 years.

Undercover agents purchased four-tenths of a gram of purported crack cocaine in exchange for pre-recorded U.S. currency.

The package purchased from the 29-year-old man tested positive for cocaine.

He was arrested Monday.

He is being held in the Scott County Jail on a $50,000 bond, cash or surety. A preliminary hearing on the drug charge is scheduled for June 3 in Scott County District Court.

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