Jacksonville drug raid nets more than $14k worth of drugs and cash
POSTED: Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 7:34am
UPDATED: Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 3:28pm
JACKSONVILLE — Jacksonville SWAT team members executed their fourth drug bust in two months Tuesday afternoon, seizing an estimated $13,500 in drugs and $800 in cash.
Our news partners, KTBB, report: The raid led to the arrests of Fredrick Fuller, 36, Jacksonville, and Lorena Laurean, 26, Rusk, on charges of delivery of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana.
Lorena Laurean Frederick Fuller
Authorities set Fuller's bail at $56,000. Laurean's is out on a $26,000 bond.
Officials say the department began surveillance of the residence on the 800 block of Grant Street after receiving a tip that a man was distributing cocaine from that location.
The SWAT team raided the house and found 150 grams of cocaine, 36 grams of marijuana and other drug paraphernalia.