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Lansdale Police arrest suspected drug dealer for the second time

Shyheed Shaquille Tournkara is in jail after failing to post bond for marijuana-related charges.

LANSDALE, Pa. - Lansdale Police arrested a suspected drug dealer for the second time Thursday.

Shyheed Shaquille Tournkara, also known as "P-Nut," was taken in to custody at Main and Green streets after a warrant was issued for his arrest following an investigation in to his marijuana dealings between July and November 2013.

Tournkara, formerly of the 200 block of Cricklewood Circle in Montgomery Township, was wearing "a shirt wrapped around his head to conceal his identity," according to a release from police.

Tournkara had been arrested in February 2013 for marijuana-related charges.

He was arraigned Friday by District Justice Deatelhauser and was taken to the Montgomery County Correctional Facility after failing to post $5,000 bail.

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