Tyrone Elridge Dublin, 47 of Rome, was arrested this week after he was allegedly found with cocaine during a traffic stop on East 11th Street.

Reports said that Dublin was stopped for a window tint violation and lied to police about his identity. ‘Police went on to state that he attempted to flee on foot, and in the process dropping the cocaine on the ground in an attempt to discard it.

Dublin is charged with possession of cocaine, giving false information to police, abandonment of dangerous drugs, driving without a license, window tint violation and probation violation.