Cash, handguns, marijuana seized in Colbert Co. drug bust

Cash, handguns, marijuana seized in Colbert Co. drug bust
(Source: Leighton PD)
(Source: Leighton PD)

COLBERT COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - A several months-long joint drug investigation landed a Colbert County man behind bars on Tuesday.

Agents with the Colbert County Drug Task Force, along with Leighton Police and Colbert County Sheriff's Department, arrested Allan Joe Winston.

Authorities have received complaints about the 61 year old selling drugs in the community.

Winston was arrested on Tuesday and charged with possession of marijuana.

Police say they seized 40 grams of high grade marijuana, more than $860 in cash, digital scales, and two handguns.

Winston is being held at the Colbert County Jail on a $2,500 bond.

The investigation is still ongoing.

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