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Three people were arrested Thursday in Monroe County.

Posted: Dec 14, 2017 1:28 PM
Updated: Dec 14, 2017 4:32 PM

Editor's Note: This article has been updated to include the location. 

ABERDEEN, Miss. (WTVA) – Monroe County deputies seized drugs, guns, cash and cars in an early morning drug bust in Monroe County.

(L-R): Hurley, Hathcock, Bland | Photo: Monroe County Jail

The bust happened on Hatley Detroit Road.

The following were arrested Thursday morning:

  • Jason Hurley, 47, of Amory – two counts of sale of meth, possession of meth and trafficking drugs
  • Jeffrey Hathcock, 53, of Fulton – possession of meth
  • Carron Bland, 48, of Nettleton – possession of meth

All three were picked up shortly after midnight. The items included 100 grams of ICE, 10 guns, cash and five cars. 

Monroe County Sheriff Cecil Cantrell says the items were to be distributed. 

WTVA's Shante Sumpter will have more on this story coming up on WTVA 9 News.

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