Barrow County officials arrest 7 in drug bust - CBS46 News

Barrow County officials arrest 7 in drug bust

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BARROW COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

Officers from Barrow County arrested seven people in two separate drug raids.

During the raid, deputies seized methamphetamines, marijuana, money, drug paraphernalia, and a 9mm pistol.

The first search warrant took place at 166 North Fifth Avenue, Apt. C, in Winder on July 25. 

Residents, Don J. Newton and Laurie Bales, were arrested and charged with trafficking in methamphetamines. 

Officials seized approximately one quarter of a pound of methamphetamine and over $26,000 in cash, according to reports.

The second search took place at 755 Ridgeside Road, Bethlehem, GA, on July 27.

Five people were arrested and face various charges. 

Henry Dewayne Aikens, Timothy Lee Mize, and Sandra Hope Hinkson were arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute. 

Cody Alan Conn and Courtney Renee Patterson were both arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute. 

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