Four Arrested in Stevenson Raid
On April 11, 2018, members of the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit, Jackson County Patrol Division and Stevenson Police Department executed a search warrant at the residence of Nicholas Leshon PRICE on Ohio Avenue in Stevenson, AL. During a search of the residence, a large bag containing Synthetic Cannabinoid/Spice was located and seized. During a further search of a vehicle registered to Brittany YOUNG of Scottsboro, AL. a larger amount of Synthetic Cannabinoid/Spice was located along with Marijuana, Methamphetamine, Cocaine and Xanax pills. Two persons who were present inside the residence, Kevin Grant GARRARD age 42 of Pisgah, AL. and Benny MASON Jr age 38 of Hollywood, AL. were placed under arrest and charged with Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substances (Synthetic Cannabinoid/Spice). Both remain in the Jackson County Jail on $15,900 bond and $5,000 bond, respectively.
Both PRICE and YOUNG apparently fled the residence as Law Enforcement approached and arrest warrants were obtained charging both with Trafficking in Synthetic Cannabinoid/Spice, Possession of Controlled Substances (Methamphetamine), Possession of Controlled Substances Xanax, and Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine, Possession of Marijuana 1st Degree and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Total amount of drugs seized were as follows (Pictured Above):
182.40 grams of Synthetic Cannabinoid/Spice
42.80 grams of Marijuana
19.9 grams of Cocaine
1.5 grams of Methamphetamine
20 Xanax pills
Later the same date, the above Agencies along with the Scottsboro Police Department executed a second search warrant at YOUNG’S residence on Veterans Drive in Scottsboro, Al. During this search no additional items of evidentiary value were located.
On April 12, 2018, both PRICE age 30 and YOUNG age 27 were located at a hotel in Kimbell, TN and were detained on the outstanding arrest warrants. Both were placed in the Marion County Jail as Fugitives from Justice and legal procedure will be initiated to have them brought back to Alabama.
NOTE: OLD BOOKING PHOTOS USED FOR PRICE AND YOUNG