Police: 2 arrested in large Jackson Co. drug bust

Police: 2 arrested in large Jackson Co. drug bust
Reynoso Mendez (Source: Jackson Co. Jail)
Reynoso Mendez (Source: Jackson Co. Jail)
Elber Tomas (Source: Jackson Co. Jail)
Elber Tomas (Source: Jackson Co. Jail)

JACKSON COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - Jackson County Sheriff's Office arrest two men in a large drug bust in Stevenson.

Officers found 32 marijuana plants that were four feet tall, another 50 plants that were just starting to grow and more than 100 pounds of harvested marijuana.

Seven firearms were also discovered during the search. Authorities are searching checking the rifles to see if they are legally owned.

Officers arrested Reynoso Isidro Mendez and Elber Ramirez Tomas. Both men are charged with trafficking marijuana, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia and felony possession of drug paraphernalia.

More charges are possible as the investigation continues.

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