130 bags of drugs found in Iowa Street traffic stop, three arrested

SAVANNAH, Ga. – Island’s Precinct Officers arrested three men for gun and drug possession early Tuesday morning.

Two officers noticed a suspicious vehicle prowling the 200 block of Iowa Street.  The driver then parked on the wrong side of the street, prompting the officers to initiate a traffic stop.

Police found more than 130 baggies of drugs packaged for sale, along with a gun.  Inside the baggies, police found 100 grams of marijuana and 50 grams of cocaine in powder and crack form

34-year-old Jamal Skipper, 50-year-old Kenneth Johnson and 31-year-old Marcu Robinson were taken into custody.

Skipper and Robinson were charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of marijuana, possession of powdered cocaine, possession of crack cocaine, trafficking illicit substances and three counts of possession with intent to sell.  Skipper was also charged with loitering and prowling, and driving with a revoked license.

This investigation is ongoing. Anyone with any information on this case should contact the SCMPD tip line. The tip line is open directly to investigators by dialing (912) 525-3124.

Information may also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

Jamal Skipper
Jamal Skipper
Kenneth Johnson
Kenneth Johnson
Marcus Robinson
Marcus Robinson

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