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Three suspects arrested on drug charges

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Kyle Weeks Kyle Weeks
Jimmy Gilley Jimmy Gilley
Jessica McElyea Jessica McElyea
Deanna Copeland Deanna Copeland

CABOT (KATV) - Three suspects face drug charges after deputies found methamphetamine at a Cabot hotel Friday.

Lonoke County Sheriff's Department spokesman Lt. James Kulesa said around 3 p.m. Sheriff John Staley accompanied investigators to a Cabot hotel to look for 24-year-old Kyle Weeks, who had an outstanding warrant. 

According to Lt. Kulesa, investigators found Weeks along with 25-year-old Jimmy Andrew Gilley and 22-year-old Jessica Taylor McElyea in possession of meth.  Deputies also found 21-year-old Deanna Copeland who had an outstanding warrant. 

Weeks, Gilley and McElyeah were taken to the Lonoke County Detention Facility. Gilley and McElyeah  face possession of a controlled substance with purpose of delivery charges.  Weeks faces a possession of a controlled substance charge.

Copeland was issued a summons to appear at Cabot District Court.

 

 

 

 

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