Sylvania man arrested after flashing narcotics, guns, money on social media

Sylvania man arrested after flashing narcotics, guns, money on social media
Sylvania man arrested after flashing narcotics, guns, money on social media (Source: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)

FORT PAYNE, Ala. (WAFF) - Police arrested a man after he was caught flashing narcotics, money and guns on a popular social media app.

Agents with the DeKalb County Narcotics Unit received tips on February 21 about a video on SnapChat of an individual flashing marijuana, guns and money.

According to the Dekalb County Sheriff’s Office, agents quickly responded and a search warrant was obtained. DeKalb County Narcotics agents, along with DeKalb County Sheriff’s Deputies and Sylvania Police Officers conducted the search which led to the arrest of 22-year-old Cody Lance McIntosh of Sylvania.

The Dekalb County Sheriff’s Office released an edited video that bleeps out obscene language.

Sylvania man arrested after flashing narcotics, guns, money on social media

WAFF is told McIntosh was charged with first-degree unlawful possession of marijuana, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia and unlawful possession of controlled substance. Authorities said the Department of Human Resources was called to put a safety plan into place for a minor was in the home at the time of the incident.

Agents confiscated over a pound of marijuana, an undisclosed amount of money, THC wax and a pistol.

“We want to thank the public for their willingness to come forward and expose this illegal activity. Our DTF, Deputies and Sylvania PD done a phenomenal job quickly following leads and tips provided to make a quick arrest. Guns and drugs have no good outcome for anyone and will be fought hard every day in DeKalb County,” said DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden.

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