Three people arrested after a search warrent finds illegal drugs
BELLE - The Maries County Sheriff's Office SWAT team and Lake Area Narcotics Enforcement Group found illegal drugs while executing a search warrant.
During the the search they found a substantial amount of suspected methamphetamines, drug paraphernalia, marijuana, prescription pills, along with items related to the distribution of illegal controlled substances. A handgun was also removed from the residence.
Sheriff's deputies took custody and removed a four-year-old child from the home.
Sheriff's deputies arrested Taylor Martinez, Brittnay Herron, and Megan Moreland. All three were taken to the Maries County Jail pending formal charges.