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Narcotics Arrest – Carpenter

Posted on: February 21st, 2019 by: Lt. Sheri Hall  Categories:

On February 20, 2019 the Lee County Sheriff’s Department/North MS Narcotics Unit conducted a search warrant at 216 County Road 1282 Tupelo, MS and arrested Rodney “Trey” Carpenter for Felony Possession of Methamphetamine, Oxycodone, Amphetamine, and Ecstasy. These charges will be enhanced due to the fact that multiple firearms were discovered inside of the residence, Agents seized four (4) firearms and One Thousand Eight Hundred Thirty-One Dollars in US Currency, multiple power tools, and other equipment. The motorhome that Rodney Trey Carpenter was occupying was stolen out of Itawamba County and was towed away from the scene per the Fulton Police Department. One .410 shotgun located inside the residence with the barrel manipulated to a shorter illegal length will be turned over to the ATF pursuant the Federal Firearm Act. This has been an on-going undercover operation by the Lee County Sheriff’s Dept. and the North MS Narcotics Unit over the past several months. The investigation is still on-going and more arrest are possible.

Rodney Trey Carpenter – 31 Years Old
Address: 216 County Road 1282 Tupelo, MS

Charges: Possession of Methamphetamine, Oxycodone, Amphetamine and Ecstasy (Enhanced due to a firearm), Possession of Stolen Property (Sunrise Motorhome)

1,831.00 Dollars in US Currency
Four (4) firearms
Multiple Power Tools
Predator 4000 Generator
Cabelas 60 Quart Cooler