Two pounds of meth confiscated in Independence Co.

Two pounds of meth confiscated in Independence Co.
(Source: Independence Co. Sheriff's Office via Facebook)

INDEPENDENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Over two pounds of methamphetamine were taken off the streets Tuesday in Independence County.

The 16th Judicial Drug Task Force, the Independence County Sheriff's Office, and the Batesville Police Department worked together to execute a search warrant on Allen Chapel Road.

There, they confiscated 2.2 pounds of meth.

Independence County Sheriff Shawn Stephens said five people were arrested and are awaiting charges through the drug task force.

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