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Paine College track coach charged with marijuana possession

Marquita L. Carter (Source: Greene County Sheriff's Office) Marquita L. Carter (Source: Greene County Sheriff's Office)
AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

Paine College's head coach for cross country and track and field was arrested Thursday in Greene County, according to an incident report from the Greene County Sheriff's Office.

Marquita Lynn Carter was charged with possession of less than 1 ounce of marijuana and a tint violation, according to the report. She was arrested during a traffic stop on GA 402 eastbound at the 133 mile marker. 

Carter was hired in 2013 to coach the men's and women's cross country and track and field teams. 

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