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Four arrested in Tift Co. drug investigation

Cory Adam Kicklighter (Source: Tift Co. Sheriff) Cory Adam Kicklighter (Source: Tift Co. Sheriff)
Kristopher Molina (Source: Tift Co. Sheriff) Kristopher Molina (Source: Tift Co. Sheriff)
Andrew Angle (Source: Tift Co. Sheriff) Andrew Angle (Source: Tift Co. Sheriff)
Laycee Mercer (Source: Tift Co. Sheriff) Laycee Mercer (Source: Tift Co. Sheriff)
TIFT CO., GA (WALB) -

The Tift County Sheriff’s Office and the Mid-South Narcotics Task Force staked out a suspected drug location for several weeks, and staged a raid on Tuesday.

With assistance from the Tri-County Special Response Team, law men served a search warrant on the Tift Co. home of 33-year-old Cory Kicklighter.

Kicklighter wasn't there when the raided the house on Highway 125 South, but they found him in Ty Ty, where he was arrested by deputies and narcotics agents.

During his arrest, they found methamphetamine, and pseudoephedrine tablets, and a mobile methamphetamine lab was seized from his vehicle.

They found a second methamphetamine lab at his home, and methamphetamine.

Three people staying at the residence were also arrested; 32-year-old John Molina, 24-year-old Brian Angle, and 22-year-old Laycee Mercer.  They were charged with possession of methamphetamine. 

Kicklighter was charged with two counts of selling methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, unlawful possession of ephedrine and two counts of criminal attempt to manufacture methamphetamine.

All four remain in the Tift County jail.

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