Six of the 40 marijuana plants confiscated by the Lookout Mountain
Drug Task Force and the Dade County Sheriff's Department are pictured
above. A warrant for the arrest of Michael Huckabee was issued in
connection with the confiscated plants.
By: Eddy Gifford, Publisher
Mountain Drug Task Force along with the Dade County Sheriff’s Department
confiscated approximately 40 marijuana plants at a residence on Pee Wee Street
conducting a follow-up on a previous investigation when they found several
marijuana plants outside the Pee Wee Street home.
warrant revealed several more plants inside the residence. These plants were
much larger than those found outside.
As a result
Michael Huckabee, 35, has warrants issued for his arrest in connection with the
that Huckabee was in the Hamilton County jail. After making bond in Hamilton
County he was making arrangements to turn himself in to the Dade County
individuals were also arrested last week on drug related charges.
Sheriff Ray Cross reported that 22–year–old Jerry Lee Bowen of Trenton was
arrested and faces possible drug charges. Bowen is currently on probation.
Also last week
Jerry Lee Shirley, 48, was arrested for manufacturing of a controlled
substance, intent to distribute, possession and use of drug related objects and
giving false information.
Toney, 46, of Chattanooga was arrested for possession of methamphetamine,
possession of meth with intent to distribute and possession of drug related
Wilson, 19, also of Chattanooga was charged with possession of methamphetamine
and possession with intent to distribute.
White, 33, of Chattanooga was charged with possession of drug related objects,
manufacturing of a controlled substance and possession with intent to
distribute a controlled substance.
Cross said his department was working very hard to get a hold on the drug
problem in Dade County and that more arrest will be made.