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Region 8 man facing multiple drug charges after surprise visit

Luke Keith Teague   Provided by Izard Co. Sheriff's Dept. Luke Keith Teague Provided by Izard Co. Sheriff's Dept.

IZARD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A surprise visit by the police lands one Region 8 man behind bars on drug charges.

According to the Izard County Sheriff's Department, the Arkansas Department of Correction, 16th Judicial Drug Task Force and Izard County Sheriff Deputies made a surprise visit to Luke Keith Teague's home at 3276 Cornith Road.

While searching the home, police found plastic bags with trace amounts of marijuana, and a set of digital scales. Also marijuana seeds and a bag of marijuana were found at the home.

Police have charged Teague with possession of a controlled substance, possession with the intent to manufacture marijuana, and possession with intent to use drug paraphernalia.

Teague is also being charged as a habitual offender. Teague is in the Izard County Detention Center and a judge set his bond at $100,000.

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