On Tuesday, February 25, 2020, a Liberty County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Interdiction Unit initiated a traffic stop on a black 2013 Chrysler 200. The operator was identified as Forcie Lee Wyrick, DOB: 08/17/1960. When the deputy approached the vehicle he could smell the odor of marijuana and believed that Wyrick was involved in criminal activity. A probable cause search of the vehicle was conducted. The deputy found two small baggies of suspected cocaine with currency. Also located was a plastic bag containing $19,648.00. Wyrick was arrested and charged with Money Laundering – State Jail Felony and Manufacture/Delivery of a Controlled Substance – Second Degree Felony. A check of Wyrick’s criminal history showed that he had an extensive criminal history for narcotics offenses.
Wyrick was transported to the Liberty County Jail without incident.