Laurel authorities nab suspected drug dealers

Two Laurel residents are behind bars after nine months of being under surveillance by the Laurel narcotic division.

30 year old Cedric Bennett of Laurel was arrested at his home on Lee Street for possession of heroin with the intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm.

Also arrested was 29 year old Lori Cooley for possession of ecstasy. Both are in the Jones County jail awaiting bond.