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Prentiss Co. Investigators Make Drug Busts

Prentiss County, Miss. (WCBI) – High-grade marijuana and meth are off the streets in Prentiss County after several busts.

Ryan Casey Bullard, 24, and Rachel Christine Sweitzer, 19, are charged with manufacture of a controlled substance.

Sheriff Randy Tolar says narcotics investigators found an elaborate hydrophonic marijuana grow system where the two lived on County Road 1040.

The duo has been released on a $7,500 bond.

In a separate case, Stephen Robert Hopkins, 51, was arrested at a checkpoint when deputies found meth. He was charged with possession of methamphetamine and possession of precursors.

At Hopkins’ home, investigators say they found a meth lab.

Linda Morgan, 52, was arrested there and charged with manufacturing a controlled substance.