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MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

A high-risk search warrant in Marion County has landed seven people behind bars facing felony drug charges.

Members of the Marion County Narcotics Task Force, Marion County Sheriff’s Department and Columbia Police Department executed a search warrant at the home of Corey Ross Tucker, located at 212 East Rankin Street in Marion County Friday.

Seven people were arrested and officers recovered meth, marijuana, marijuana plants, numerous amounts of pills, guns and an undisclosed amount of counterfeit cash at the home located in the city of Columbia.

Corey Ross Tucker, was charged with three counts of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm within 1500 feet of a church, manufacturing marijuana, manufacturing counterfeit currency, possession of counterfeit currency and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. His bond was set at $505,000.

MOBILE USERS: View a slideshow of the suspect's mugshots here. 

Alberto Rego, was charged with three counts of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm within 1500 feet of a church, manufacturing marijuana, manufacturing counterfeit currency, possession of counterfeit currency. His bond was set at $500,000.

Frank Powell III, was charged with three counts of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm within 1500 feet of a church, manufacturing marijuana, manufacturing counterfeit currency, possession of counterfeit currency. His bond was set at $500,000.

Darius Moses, was charged with three counts of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm within 1500 feet of a church, manufacturing marijuana, manufacturing counterfeit currency, possession of counterfeit currency. His bond was set at $500,000.

Bobbie Ezell, was charged with three counts of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm within 1500 feet of a church, manufacturing marijuana, manufacturing counterfeit currency, possession of counterfeit currency. Her bond was set at $500,000.

Cameron Hilton, was charged with three counts of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm within 1500 feet of a church, manufacturing marijuana, manufacturing counterfeit currency, possession of counterfeit currency. Her bond was set at $500,000.

Natasha Blackwell, was charged with three counts of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm within 1500 feet of a church, manufacturing marijuana, manufacturing counterfeit currency, possession of counterfeit currency. Her bond was set at $500,000.

According to investigators, the investigation is ongoing and other arrests are pending.

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