5 arrested in Weakley County, Tennessee, drug bust
WEAKLEY COUNTY, KY – Five people were arrested in Dresden, Tennessee, Wednesday night methamphetamine charges, according to the Weakley County Sheriff’s Department.
The arrests were made after deputies, along with Dresden police officers, carried out a search warrant at a home on Locust Street. Investigators say they found 35 grams of meth, which they say has a street value of $100 per gram, and smoking pipes in the home and a vehicle on the property.
Deputies say a small child was also found inside the house. The child was released to the parents of one of the people who was arrested. Two of the people arrested are charged with child endangerment.
Investigators say 38-year-old Jason Tackett and 33-year-old Jessica Graham were charged with possession of meth with intent to resale, possession of drug paraphernalia and child endangerment
According to deputies, 31-year-old Lindsey Rickets and 29-year-old Matthew Culver ran from the house as officers entered, and they were found a short time later. The two are both charged with evading arrest, as well as possession of meth with intent to resale and possession of drug paraphernalia.
The fifth person arrested, 31-year-old Sabrina Turnbo, was charged with possession of meth with intent to resale and possession of drug paraphernalia.