Another Arrest Made in Drug Sweep in Jonesboro

September 17, 2006--Posted at 9:50 pm CDT

Jonesboro- Federal Authorities make another arrest in a continuing drug sweep.

According to US Marshall Bob Clark, 26 year old Joe Jackson of Jonesboro was arrested by U-S Marshalls with help from JPD and the Craighead County Sherrif's Department.

Jackson is charged with conspiracy to distribute more than 500 grams of methamphetamine.

He was arrested around 8:30 Sunday night on a federal warrant at an apartment on Latourette Street in south jonesboro.

He is currently being held in the Craighead County Jail.