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MCSO update the latest on Tuesday’s narcotics investigation, arrests in Huntsville

Published: Jul. 13, 2021 at 4:46 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 14, 2021 at 10:47 AM CDT
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - Update: Sheriff Kevin Turner with the Madison County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit and Criminal Investigation Division held a press conference at 11:30 a.m. to update the latest on a narcotics investigation and arrest in Huntsville.

On Tuesday, deputies confirmed two men were arrested in Madison County for transporting fentanyl from Birmingham. Jamall Cornell King and Rayshad Jamal King were arrested for drug trafficking and other charges.

Watch the full briefing below:

Original: Multiple agencies are on the scene of a narcotics investigation in Huntsville Tuesday afternoon.

Officials with the Madison County Sheriff’s Office, Huntsville police, HEMSI and firefighters responded to a scene on Mastin Lake Road just after 4 p.m.

Authorities tell WAFF one suspect was arrested after the person attempted to drive away from police, drove off an embankment and hit a gas line of a nearby apartment building, Creekbend Apartments.

Residents of Creekbend had to evacuate but were allowed back in just before 5 p.m. No injuries were reported.

The suspect’s name has not yet been released.

WAFF is on the scene and working to get you more details. This is a developing story, stick with WAFF for updates.

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