Final Suspect Arrested This Morning in Federal Drug Sweep

NEWPORT, AR - The final suspect in a federal drug sweep conducted last month in Jonesboro was arrested in Newport this morning.

Federal authorities apprehended Keith Boxhill on charges of conspiracy to distribute cocaine.  Boxhill was arrested without incident in a Newport housing complex by U.S. Marshals, State Police and police from Newport and Diaz.

On February 12, authorities arrested ten suspected drug offenders in Jonesboro on federal charges.