||Drug investigation leads to arrests
PONTOTOC, Miss. (WTVA) — An investigation into the sale of drugs in Pontotoc County has lead to nine arrests.
Sheriff Leo Mask says they began rounding up people Wednesday night and wrapped up the operation Thursday morning.
The arrests include:
Timothy Wayne Bailey, 29, Pontotoc - possession with intent
Christopher Reed Wallace, 24, Pontotoc - possession of meth
Jack P. Carlisle, 33, Tupelo - possession of meth
Zachary Scott Wiesing, 25, Tupelo - possesion of meth
Keith L. Flowers, 20, Pontotoc - sale of meth
Irbin C. Bailey, 48, Pontotoc - sale of meth
Ronshae D. Beckley, 21, Pontotoc - possession of controlled substance
Donald Bruce Boone, 55, Pontotoc - sale of constrolled substance
Jimmy Curtis Townsend III, 23, Tupelo - possession of controlled substance
Mask says the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, Pontotoc Police, Ecru Police, Sherman Police, New Albany Police and the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks took part in the operation.