Meth bust in Longview
On November 25, 2011, Officers made a routine traffic stop on a vehicle that displayed an expired inspection sticker in the 400 Block of Edgefield Avenue. During the stop Officers determined that the truck's occupants stories conflicted. During a search of the subjects, officers located suspected methamphetamine on one of the suspects, identified as Howard Perkins 48 of Kilgore. The other suspect, Clifton Ardry 47 of Kilgore, was arrested on 3 outstanding Gregg County warrants.
As a result of the arrest Officers were able to gain information of other narcotic activity and contacted the County Organized Drug Enforcement (CODE) Unit and obtained a search warrant for a home also in the 400 Block of Edgefield Avenue. The search warrant was served to the residents of the house and Officers located suspected cocaine, methamphetamine, marijuana, and various drug paraphernalia. Three suspects were arrested from the location. Those arrested include George Clifford Griffis 54 of Longview, Regena Avila 43 of Longview, and Kimberly Dawn Gill 47 of Longview.
Information from Longview Police