Police make drug bust near Gail and Nottingham Road

ADDU officer and Bryant Brazier / Romney Smith

Multiple law enforcement agencies worked together Friday afternoon on a drug bust in Northwest Albany.

After a phone call about drug activity the Albany Dougherty Drug Unit, Georgia State Patrol, and Albany Police Department went to the corner of Nottingham and Stuart Avenue. After a suspected drug deal authorities moved in on 26-year-old Bryant Brazier who lead them on a brief chase. During the chase Brazier hit two other cars and the passengers were all taken to Phoebe for treatment.

Authorities arrested Brazier and after receiving a search warrant â" they went to his apartment on Costner Court. The search turned up a pound and half of marijuana and $18,000 cash.

Officials also arrested 22-year-old Kiara Knight. Both are charged with possession, intent to distribute within 1,000 feet of a school, and Brazier faces multiple traffic violations including driving on a suspended license and failure to maintain a lane.