Six arrested in Lookout Mountain Task Force raids
A month-long methamphetamine investigation resulted in the arrests of six people on drug and weapons charges Wednesday.
Agents with the Lookout Mountain Judicial Circuit Drug Task Force executed a search warrant for a Lafayette home and there arrested Matthew Crawford of LaFayette, GA.
Agents located over a quarter pound of methamphetamine, four firearms, two stolen firearms, digital scales and US currency. Crawford is charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent for resale, trafficking methamphetamine, possession of firearm by convicted felon. The investigation is still ongoing and more arrests are expected.
One the same day, but at different locations, agents arrested Shane Bennett of Rock Spring, GA for possession of methamphetamine and obstruction of an officer, Danny Smith of Rossville, GA for probation violation, and Joshua Wiley of Lafayette, GA for parole violation.
The Task Force and Lafayette Street Crimes Unit teamed up to also arrest Brian Collins and Julie Turner both of Lafayette, GA for possession of methamphetamine on Fortune Street in the City of Lafayette.