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Former Birmingham mayor charged with possession methamphetamine

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Seth Chafetz, 53, charged with one count of possession of methamphetamine Seth Chafetz, 53, charged with one count of possession of methamphetamine
Old mug shot of Brian Brooks, 40, the suspected accomplice Old mug shot of Brian Brooks, 40, the suspected accomplice
BIRMINGHAM, Mich. (WJBK) -

The former mayor of Birmingham, Seth Chafetz, was arraigned on one count of possession of methamphetamine/ecstasy, a 10-year felony.

The arrest came following an investigation by Oakland County Narcotics.

Police are also looking for Brian Brooks, a man believed to be Chafetz's accomplice. Police say he ran away at the scene before they were able to arrest him.

A $1,000 reward is offered for any tip that leads to his arrest. If you have this information, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP (773-2587). You will remain anonymous.

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