Multi agency drug bust leads to two arrests

From press reports

Two people were arrested Friday, August 10 following a multi agency drug investigation.

Officers from the Louisville Police Department, Winston County Sheriff’s Department, Mississippi Bureau of Investigation and Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics executed a search warrant at 120 Kennedy Avenue in Louisvillle for illegal narcotics.

As a result of this search warrant, two individuals inside the residence were arrested and detained. One individual was served with an arrest warrant for sale of controlled substance. Law Enforcement also confiscated an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency and suspected illegal narcotics.

Winston County Sheriff Jason Pugh and Chief of Police L.M. Claiborne urge citizens of Louisville and Winston County to report any and all suspected drug activity in their area.

The Louisville Police Department and the Sheriff’s Department in Winston County, in a combined effort, are working to deter and eliminate the drug activity in the Louisville, Winston County area. “Remember, we don’t need your name, just the information,” Stated authorities.

The two individuals that were arrested were transported to the Winston Choctaw County Regional Correctional Facility where they will remain until their initial appearance in Winston County Justice Court.