Police: Nearly 400 grams of meth found in home

Police: Nearly 400 grams of meth found in home

LEPANTO, AR (KAIT) - A judge formally charged a man Monday accused of manufacturing 399.5 grams of methamphetamine, according to a press release from the Lepanto Police Department.

Officers executed a search warrant on Aug. 4 at 34-year-old Clayton Holiman's house on Kenwood Street.

During the search, officers reported finding components for manufacturing meth, meth lab components, an undisclosed amount of meth, and a firearm.

Holiman appeared before Judge Ron Hunter Monday for a probable cause hearing.

He found probable cause to charge Holiman with the following:

  • Manufacturing methamphetamine
  • Trafficking a controlled substance
  • Possession of methamphetamine
  • Nine counts of criminal use of prohibited weapons
  • 56 counts of possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Simultaneous possession of drugs and firearms
  • Possession of firearms by certain persons
  • An enhancement for proximity to certain facilities

Judge Hunter set a bond of $2,500.

Holiman is scheduled to appear in Poinsett County Circuit Court on Sept. 30.

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