Elderly Man Charged with Dealing Meth in Harrison

DECEMBER 28, 2005 - Posted at 7:40 a.m. CST

HARRISON, AR - Authorities in Boone County have charged three people, including a 77-year-old man, with selling methamphetamine from their Harrison apartment.

Carl Bartlebaugh faces multiple counts and is charged as a habitual offender.

Bartlebaugh and his co-defendants allegedly were in possession of ten grams of methamphetamine, a set of weighing scales, three grams of marijuana and $387 in cash.  Police say Bartlebaugh has prior drug arrests.

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