Laurel Police executed a search warrant at a Queensburg home

By Ontario Richardson – bio | email

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Laurel Police raided the home of an alleged drug dealer on Tuesday morning in the Queensburg community.

Police executed the warrant at 1707 South 11th Avenue. Investigators say they are looking for Derrick Carter known as "Popcorn", who was not home at the time of the search.

Police would not release much information about the raid, but did say they've received dozens of calls about illegal drug activity coming from this home.

Deputy Chief, Tyrone Stewart, says the department will be holding a news conference Wednesday morning to release additional information.

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