Three Arrested in Crawford County (Arkansas) Drug Busts
State highway officials say they’ve made three major drug busts in Crawford County recently.
On Monday, inspectors at the Alma Highway Police Station found 80 pounds of marijuana inside a tractor-trailer that was stopped there. Police arrested the driver, 24-year-old Leighton Williams of Lauderhill, Florida. Authorities estimate the drugs had a street value of $96,000.
On May 25th, police found 82 pounds of marijuana in a tractor-trailer that was stopped on Interstate 40 in Crawford County. The driver, 37-year-old James Francis Kearney of El Paso, Texas, was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.
A day earlier, police found 100 pounds of marijuana in a truck they’d stopped for a traffic violation. The driver, 34-year-old Omar Alcazar of Lennox, California, was arrested.
All three drivers are being held at the Crawford County jail. From KATV.com
Excellent job by our Arkansas law enforcement.
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