Law enforcement in Tishomingo County arrest 12 on drug charges

(clockwise from top left) Joseph Crosby, Allison Engle, Christopher Goforth, Mark Carpenter, Bobby Voyles, Rebecca Barnes, Jamie Sartain, Diava Carpenter, Nicholas McGuff, Krista Keller, Panda McRae

Twelve people were arrested in Tishomingo County in recent weeks on drug charges.

Posted: Mar. 8, 2018 7:28 PM
Updated: Mar. 9, 2018 8:43 PM

IUKA, Miss. (WTVA) - Twelve people were arrested in Tishomingo County in recent weeks on drug charges.

All twelve are charged with either selling drugs or or conspiracy to sell drugs.

In addition, the sheriff's department is working to get help for others who have been arrested for the first time on a felony drug possession charge and have a drug addiction.

Sheriff John Daugherty says the department's chaplain is trying to get those people into some rehabilitation facilities.

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