Drug arrest in Hartzell

Friday, August 15, 2014

Three area law enforcement agencies executed a search warrant at 44 Carr Street in Hartzell, Mo., on Friday, and arrested one suspect after seizing approximately 20 marijuana plants, a large amount of marijuana packaged for distribution and methamphetamine. The raid on the residence at 44 Carr Street was conducted by the New Madrid County Sheriff's Department, the New Madrid County Special Response Team and the Southeast Missouri Drug Task Force. Formal charges are pending against the suspect, whose name has not been released.