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Farmer's tip leads to drug bust

April 2, 2008

Colquitt-- A tip from a Miller County farmer concerned about theft led to a drug bust last night.   The farmer spotted Jessica Burrell and Walter Benton, Jr. in his fields late last night.

Investigators responded and found the pair with approximately 21-grams of cocaine and some marijuana.  They were arrested.

Investigators are also questioning the about a series of thefts from farms in Miller, Baker, Early,  Seminole, and Decatur counties.

 

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