Monday, April 14, 2014

Several People Arrested At The Old TFW Wrestling Building In Skyline (Stolen Property & Meth)

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) -- The Lee County Sheriff's Department and North Mississippi Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant in the Skyline Community that led to the discovery of stolen property and numerous drug paraphernalia.

Authorities served a search warrant at 2826 Highway 178 after an ongoing investigation into the distribution of drugs and receipt of stolen property.

More than 15 people were in or around the property as the search warrant was executed.

Stolen items, including a four-wheeler and Smith & Wesson .38 caliber firearm, and drug paraphernalia were discovered during the search.

Two people were arrested at the scene.

Authorities say Belden resident Haley Mask, 21, was booked for possession of a stolen firearm. Officers speculate the weapon may have been used in other burglaries.

Mask's bond was set at $5,000.

Saltillo resident Richard Franks, 50, was arrested on the charge of possession of methamphetamine.

Authorities say he had a previous felony conviction with the Mississippi Department of Corrections. He is scheduled to appear in court on June 9.

Franks' bond was set at $30,000.

Authorities say two others, not named, were also arrested
Credit WTVA 

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