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5 arrested in Cherokee County drug raid

5 arrested in Cherokee County drug raid
Cherokee County Jail

POSTED: Thursday, March 13, 2014 - 1:40pm

UPDATED: Sunday, March 16, 2014 - 9:37am

Five people accused of possession were arrested Tuesday following a raid in Cherokee County.

According to the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office, they, along with the FBI, Jacksonville Police Department, Rusk Police Department and Precinct 4 Constable Jamie Beene, served a warrant at a home in the Pierce's Chapel community. Five people were found inside the house when authorities arrived.

The suspects were identified as:

  • Joshua Heard, 22
  • Heath Willis, 19
  • Rachelle Still, 37
  • Ariel Coslett-Starkey, 20 
  • Latajia Crockett 17

Meth and other drug paraphernalia were seized at the home. All five suspects were arrested and charged with possession of substance in penalty group 1, a third-degree felony.

All subjects were arraigned by Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1 Judge Brenda Dominy. Bond was set at $15,000 each. All five remain in the Cherokee County Jail at this time.

Nine other people were charged on drug possesion and gun possession within Cherokee County the same day.

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stupid... get the dealers morons.. just a bunch of pigs getting their quotas... and you idiots for posting a bunch of kids pics on the internet.

Praying for all involved!!!

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