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Greene Co. deputies arrest 7 during parole searches

Two of the suspects arrested Wednesday (Source: Chief Deputy Rick Mellow/Greene Co. Sheriff's Dept.) Two of the suspects arrested Wednesday (Source: Chief Deputy Rick Mellow/Greene Co. Sheriff's Dept.)
GREENE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

Greene County sheriff’s deputies, assisting Arkansas Probation and Parole, arrested seven people Wednesday on a variety of charges, including drug possession.

While searching a home in the 300-block of Landrum Lane, deputies reported finding a set of scales and 30.5 grams of suspected potpourri, a synthetic drug.

They arrested Marcus Cureton, 32, on suspicion of possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a Schedule I or II controlled substance greater than 10 grams but less than 200 grams.

Deputy Chief Rick Mellow said deputies also arrested the following during Wednesday’s searches:

  • Alfred Pullen-Parole violation
  • Wendell Pullen-Parole violation, 2 warrants and possession of a controlled substance
  • Bruce Weyer-Parole violation
  • Shall Cooper-Parole violation
  • Dawn Irwin-Parole violation
  • Jessie Massey-Parole violation

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