6 arrested during drug bust in Morgan Co.

6 arrested during drug bust in Morgan Co.
Six people were arrested after drug agents found the using house for drug distribustion and sales

MORGAN COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - Morgan County Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at a Decatur residence on Tuesday, March 1.

During the search, agents found methamphetamine was being used and distributed by persons coming in and out of the residence.

The task force also learned that the house was being used as a drug house while two children were living there.

William Newsom,44; Jayna Newsom,30; Ashley Barbee,32; Dustin Ward, 29; Michael Bailey,40; and Cody Davis,24 were all arrested.

Agents seized marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and items associated in the distribution and sale of illegal drugs.

Ashley Barbee had two outstanding felony arrest warrants at the time of her arrest. She was currently out on bond for a previous arrest two weeks prior to her arrest for the unlawful possession of a controlled substance.

Morgan County DHR placed the children into the custody of a relative, pending further investigation.

William Newsom's bond is set at $18,100; Jayna Newsom's bond is set at $17,800; Ashley Barbee's bond is set at $17,800; Dustin Ward's bond is set at $300; Michael Bailey's bond is set at $900; and Cody Davis's bond is set at $2,800.

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