Three drug arrests made in Union County

(clockwise from left) Lee Ann Baggett, Joseph Smith, Jeffrey Dodd

A couple is among the three charged with a drug crime.

Posted: Feb 15, 2018 8:10 AM

NEW ALBANY, Miss. (WTVA) - Two drug cases in Union County led to three recent arrests.

Union County Sheriff Jimmy Edwards says a couple was arrested in Pontotoc County after law enforcement searched their home on County Road 2 in Myrtle last week and found drugs.

Charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent are Lee Ann Baggett and Joseph Smith.  The sheriff says Smith is also charged with grand larceny because he stole some tools.  A judge set Baggett's bond at $50,000 and Smith's bond at $60,000.

Jeffrey Dodd, 31, of Ingomar, was arrested Monday in the other drug case and is charged with possession of methamphetamine.  A judge set his bond at $25,000.

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