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Bond set at $50,000 in Yantis drug arrest

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 On July 17th, Garry Lee Abbott, 5, of Yantis, was arrested by officers of the Wood County Sheriff's Department on drug related charges. His bond was set at $50,000 and he remains at the Wood County Jail. Abbott was taken into custody on a warrant issued by Justice of the Peace Pct. 1 Alice Tomerlin.

According to the warrant, Abbott is charged with a first degree felony - the manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance over four grams and under 200 grams. The substance in this case is hydrocodone. Abbott is accused of making multiple deliveries over several days. Officers seized a large quantity of hydrocodone tablets. These had an aggregate weight of 19.1 grams. Capt. Kelly Cole and Sgts. Terry Bevill, Randall Lain and Mike Johnson took Abbott into custody.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2009 15:21  

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