Motel manager found not guilty

Christopher Cook | Photo: Calhoun County Jail

Updated Article - State drug agents arrested a motel manager in 2018, but he was later found not guilty.

Posted: Jul 20, 2018 12:45 PM
Updated: Aug 9, 2019 12:44 PM

UPDATE 08/09/19 

Christopher Casey Cook was found not guilty of drug-related charges on Aug. 8, 2019.

The original post is below.

CALHOUN CITY, Miss. (WTVA) - State drug agents arrested a motel manager in Calhoun City. 

Christopher Casey Cook faces drug charges following a six-month investigation by the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics (MBN). 

MBN Director John Dowdy says Cook had been selling meth from the R&L Motel on North Main Street in Calhoun City. 

Dowdy says MBN purchased 3.5 grams of meth during their investigation.  

He says at the time of the arrest and search warrant, MBN found marijuana and misdemeanor drug paraphenalia. 

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