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Over two pounds of meth found in Calico Rock drug bust

Three men were arrested Wednesday, Feb. 6, in a drug bust by authorities in Calico Rock.

Izard County Sheriff Earnie Blackley said his office was joined by the 16th District Drug Task Force, parole and probation officers, and the Stone County Sheriff’s Department to execute a search warrant on Old Staggs Rd. in Calico Rock.

During the search, Blackley said officers found numerous stolen items, drug paraphernalia, approximately one-quarter pound of marijuana, and 2.2 pounds of methamphetamine.

Three men were placed under arrest pending formal charges. Their names will be released when those charges are filed in circuit court.

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