NICK WELDEN ( read )
8:00am - 4:00pm
5 Arrested in Collinsville Raid
Early this morning, agents with the DeKalb County Drug Task Force, along with the DEA, U.S. Marshalls, ALEA Task Force, DeKalb County Sheriff’s deputies, and Collinsville Police Department went to a residence on County Road 51 near Collinsville.
Agents served a DEA warrant on Johnny Ray Burt (56 of Collinsville). The warrant was the result of a 6 month long investigation by the DEA and DeKalb County Drug Task Force.
While at the residence, a search warrant was obtained. As a result, methamphetamine, marijuana, and paraphernalia was discovered. Four other individuals at the residence were arrested.
Jennifer Burke (32 of Fyffe), Kirby Hood (35 of Dawson), Stephanie Solis (31 of Collinsville), and Timothy White (39 of Collinsville) were all arrested and charged with Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance, Unlawful Possession of Marijuana 2nd Degree, Unlawful Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Loitering in a Drug House.
DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden said of the arrests: “I’d like to commend our Drug Task Force Agents and our state and federal partners for a job well done in this investigation.”
“It’s vitally important in the fight to rid our communities of drugs that we work together at the federal, state, county, and local level. If we ever want to win this fight, it takes a joint effort by all involved,” added Welden.
“God Bless!” Welden Concluded.
Others arrested in the Raid: