8 arrested in Tallapoosa County drug bust

8 arrested in Tallapoosa County drug bust

TALLAPOOSA CO., AL (WSFA) - A series of search warrant executions that began Friday has led to eight arrests and the seizure of multiple controlled substances.

The search warrant executions began in the Alexander City area and concluded in Dadeville. The Tallapoosa County Narcotics Task Force, with assistance from the Alexander City Police Department, Tallapoosa County Sheriff's Department, Alexander City Housing Authority and the Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force, seized 10 grams of synthetic marijuana, 235 grams of marijuana, 10 grams of Dab, 60 pharmaceutical pills, a 1979 Caprice Classic and $13, 286 in cash.

Those arrested and charged are:

  • Sykeithrius Goggans, 27, of Alexander City; charged with 2 counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana first degree, and possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Jacorious Burton, 19, of Alexander City; charged with 2 counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana first degree, and possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Joey Gilbert, 26, of Alexander City; charged with unlawful distribution of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Jackie Holley, 61, of Alexander City; charged with unlawful distribution of a controlled substance
  • Degretio Sandlin, 42, of Alexander City; charged with 2 counts of unlawful distribution of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana first degree, and possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Kagan Hall, 21, of Dadeville; charged with trafficking hydrocodone, 3 counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana first degree, and possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Christopher "Da Weekend" Jones, 27, of Dadeville; charged with trafficking hydrocodone, 3 counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana first degree, and possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Justavious Williams, 26, Jacksons Gap; charged with 6 counts of unlawful distribution of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana first degree, and possession of drug paraphernalia

The investigation is ongoing. 
 
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