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Duo arrested in Monroe County drug bust

Marilyn and Tommy Noe were arrested in Monroe County.

Posted: Jan. 18, 2018 1:15 PM
Updated: Jan. 18, 2018 5:26 PM

MONROE COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) – Two people sit in the Monroe County jail following a drug bust in Smithville.

Marilyn Lynn Noe, 61, and Tommy Noe, 65, both of Smithville, were arrested Wednesday by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department on the charges of possession of a controlled substance.

This marks the sixth drug arrest by made the sheriff’s department this week in the Smithville area due to drug and drug trafficking, according to Monroe County Sheriff Cecil Cantrell.

He says the two had been operating in the area for years.

Deputies were able to seize several guns as well.

WTVA’s Wayne Hereford will have more on this story coming up on WTVA 9 News.


Photo: Monroe County Jail

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