Crime

Three arrested in drug bust

PERRY — The Houston County Sheriff’s Office has arrested three men and is searching for a fourth following a drug raid in Perry on Thursday afternoon in which an estimated $1,800 worth of marijuana and Ecstasy tablets were seized.

According to a news release, the narcotics unit served a search warrant at 831 Oak Ridge Drive after an investigation in which undercover officers purchased drugs from a resident there.

Arrested Thursday were Dante Williams, 23, Lance Williams, 22, and Jimesa Foster, 23. An arrest warrant has been issued for a fourth man who lives at the house, Rontrell Hayward, 22. Those arrested were charged with possession of marijuana and ecstasy with intent to distribute. They are being held at the Houston County jail in Perry without bond.

Approximately 8 ounces of marijuana and more than 30 ecstasy tablets were seized, along with more than $800 in cash.

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