Tip leads sheriff's office to drugs, one arrest made

Tip leads sheriff's office to drugs, one arrest made

One man was arrested over the weekend after officers found drugs at a home in Stone County.

STONE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Sheriff Lance Bonds said his department investigated a home on Half Moon Road Saturday after receiving a tip.

Bonds and his deputies found an undisclosed amount of processed and packaged marijuana. They also found an undisclosed number of growing marijuana plants.

Jerry Wayne Barnett was arrested at the home. He faces charges including the manufacture and possession of a controlled substance with the purpose to deliver.

Bonds said the approximate street value of the drugs seized is $15,000.

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