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6 arrests made in task force round-up

Robert Edgar Willfond (Source: Lawrence Co. Jail) Robert Edgar Willfond (Source: Lawrence Co. Jail)
Henry Ty Nelson (Source: Lawrence Co. Jail) Henry Ty Nelson (Source: Lawrence Co. Jail)
Corey Austin Willfond (Source: Lawrence Co. Jail) Corey Austin Willfond (Source: Lawrence Co. Jail)
Bradley David Harris (Source: Randolph Co. Jail) Bradley David Harris (Source: Randolph Co. Jail)
Jason Lester Callahan (Source: Lawrence Co. Jail) Jason Lester Callahan (Source: Lawrence Co. Jail)
LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – Several Lawrence County residents were arrested and drugs were confiscated during a drug task force round-up.

According to Prosecuting Attorney Henry Boyce, six Lawrence County residents were arrested over the last two days.

Drugs including methamphetamine, hydrocodone pills and marijuana were confiscated along with numerous drug paraphernalia items.

Those arrested and their charges are:
  • Robert Willfond, 46, of Walnut Ridge. Willfond will be charged with three counts of Delivery of a Controlled Substance: Methamphetamine, a Class C felony; Delivery of a Controlled Substance: Hydrocodone, a Class C felony; Delivery of a Controlled Substance: Marijuana, a Class A misdemeanor, three counts of Proximity to Certain Facilities, a sentence enhancement of ten years in prison per offense; two counts of Use of a Communication Device, a Class C felony.
  • Corey Willfond, 20, of Walnut Ridge. Corey Willfond will be charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance: Methamphetamine, a Class C felony; Delivery of a Controlled Substance: Adderall, a Class C felony; two counts of Proximity to Certain Facilities, a sentence enhancement of ten years in prison per offense; two counts of Use of a Communication Device, a Class C felony.
  • Christina Marie Ward, 41, of Hoxie. Ward will be charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance: Methamphetamine, a Class C felony; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class D felony.
  • Henry Ty Nelson, 42, of Walnut Ridge. Nelson will be charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance; Hydrocodone, a Class C felony; Proximity to Certain Facilities, a sentence enhancement of ten years in prison per offense; Use of a Communication Device, a Class C felony.
  • Bradley D. Harris, 30, of Lynn. Harris will be charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance: Methamphetamine, a Class C felony.
  • Jason Lester Callahan, 41, of Walnut Ridge. Callahan will be charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance: Methamphetamine, a Class C felony; Possession of a Controlled Substance with intent to Deliver: Methamphetamine, a Class B felony; Possession of a Controlled Substance: Hydrocodone, a Class B felony, Possession of a Controlled Substance with intent to Deliver: Hydrocodone, a Class B felony; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class D felony.
The individuals were arrested by agents of the Third Judicial Drug Task Force with the assistance of the the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department, Walnut Ridge Police Department and the Arkansas State Police.

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