Nacogdoches man arrested on multiple felonies
POSTED: Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 4:15pm
UPDATED: Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 7:37pm
Nacogdoches, Texas (KETK) —
An East Texas man is behind bars after being charged with multiple felonies.
On Wednesday the Nacogdoches County Sheriff Office executed a search warrant at a home on County Road 522 resulting in the arrest of a Nacogdoches man.
Sheriff Jason Bridges stated the sheriff's office had an ongoing investigation on Scott McNeely, 42, for the distribution of narcotics. The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office conducted an undercover purchase of methamphetamine from McNeely.
The sheriff's office obtained a search warrant for the residence due to having probable cause. Investigators found McNeely at his home Wednesday afternoon upon the execution of the search warrant. A search of the residence was conducted and 21 grams of crystal methamphetamine was found. Also confiscated was a firearm, digital scales and other drug paraphernalia. McNeely is a convicted felon and not allowed to be in possession of firearms.
McNeely was arrested at the scene and taken to the Nacogdoches County Jail. McNeely was charged with manufacturing or delivering of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon and delivery of a controlled substance.
His bond was set at $125,000.