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Authorities seize crystal meth during 2 arrests in Perry County

Perry County deputies and 12-Net Narcotic Agents made some drug arrests this past week.
Perry County deputies and 12-Net Narcotic Agents made some drug arrests this past week.(Perry County Sheriff's Office)
Updated: May. 8, 2021 at 10:58 PM CDT
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PERRY COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - Perry County deputies and 12-Net Narcotic agents made two drug arrests this past week.

According to the Perry County Sheriff’s Office, deputies and narcotics agents, along with Fugitive Recovery agents and Greene County deputies, served a felony warrant Wednesday at a home on Ann Hinton Road.

Consent to search was given by the homeowner, and authorities seized almost three grams of what they believed to be crystal methamphetamine.

Stacey Eugene Davis, 53, was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance, and Diane Lynee Merritt, 50, was arrested and charged with harboring a fugitive.

On Thursday, a narcotics agent and Perry County deputy conducted a traffic stop on U.S. 98 in Little Creek.

The stop led to the seizure of about 26.2 grams of what was believed to be crystal methamphetamine.

Tara Ann Ellisor, 35, was arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance with intent.

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