Major Drug Bust in Jonesboro

February 17, 2005--Posted at 10:35 p.m. CST, updated at 7:12 a.m. CST on 2/18

JONESBORO-- It could be the biggest drug bust in the history of Jonesboro. Police say they have a big-time drug dealer off the streets today. They served a warrant last night at a house at 5119 Harrisburg Road Thursday afternoon and found more than a pound of "ice" methamphetamine, more than 2 pounds of cocaine, and 3 ounces of marijuana. Police also confiscated $11,500 in cash, two guns, and four surveillance cameras.

They arrested 28-year-old Kitaki Lauderdale and charged him with possesion of cocaine with intent to deliver and possession of drug paraphenalia. The street value of all the drugs is estimated at more than $102,000.