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    Arizona cops are sued for REFUSING to return $40,000 in cash seized from black trucking boss who was traveling to buy a new rig, after they accused him of being a drug dealer with no evidence
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    A North Carolina trucker has waged legal war against the entire police department of Phoenix, Arizona – after officers seized $39,500 in cash from him at a local airport alleging it was drug money, Your Content has learned.

    The suit, filed in April by Triple J Trucking owner Jerry Johnson, demands the sum returned in full for what he slammed as ‘false accusations’ by the force, Your Content has learned.

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    Officers from the Phoenix Police Department seized the money during an August 2020 stop at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

    Johnson, the owner and operator of his Charlotte-based business, alleges that seizure was unjust, saying he had saved the money to purchase a new truck.

    Eventually, under the threat of arrest and further interrogation, Johnson cooperated with detectives by handing over the $39,500.

    Cops have since refused to return the sum, convinced the credentialed North Carolina resident was using his business as a front.

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    On Monday, a libertarian-leaning public interest law firm filed an appeal in Arizona on Johnson’s behalf after the suit was tossed last year by a local judge,‘according to FLIPBOARD.

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