Update: Arrest made in Smith County moonshine discovery
POSTED: Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 10:49am
UPDATED: Monday, November 5, 2012 - 10:54am
SMITH COUNTY — 12:47 p.m.
Constables arrested Donald S. Clark, the owner of the property on which the moonshine was found, this afternoon at his home.
Smith County authorities say they were tipped off to the moonshine by a young Lindale man.
Authorities have told KETK that three different homes in the Chapel Hill area were raided and two active stills were found. The moonshine found is corn liquor.
Authorities are currently searching the house located in the 9300 block of County Road 2301.
Officials tell KETK they have found "jars of moonshine" and material used to make the alcohol.
The Smith County Constable Pct. 5's Office tells KETK it has found an illegal moonshine operation.
Officials were serving a warrant at a house this morning when they discovered a still and moonshine.
Details are limited at this time.
KETK is en route to the scene and will bring you more information as it becomes available.