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Three Arrested on Clay County Drug Charges

Butler

Gustavis

Fisher

FROM THE CLAY COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

CLAY COUNTY, Miss. — On May 28, 2013 the Clay County Sheriff Department assisted by the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics arrested three individuals on felony drug warrants.

Arrested were Brandon Butler, 27, on two felony drug warrants for Sale of Cocaine; Dana Gustavis, 27, on a felony drug warrant for Sale of Marijuana and Malicious Mischief; and Lyndon Fisher, 49, on a felony drug warrant for Sale of Hydrocodone and Sale of Alprazolam.

Gustavis is currently being held without bond in the Clay County Detention Center. Butler has a $10,000.00 bond and Fisher’s bond was set at $5,000.00 and both individuals are currently out on bond awaiting their arraignment.

Clay County Sheriff Eddie Scott stated that all 3 individuals will have their arraignment in Circuit Court on July 8, 2013.

A fourth individual was also arrested on a Lowndes County felony drug warrant and was transported to Lowndes County Detention Center.

Sheriff Scott stated that these arrests were the result of an ongoing drug investigation in Clay County and more arrests are expected in the future.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact the Clay County Sheriff’s Department at 662-494-2896, Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics at 662-494-9744 or Golden Triangle Crime Stoppers at 1-800-530-7151.