Another Drug Arrest Lands a Lawrence County Man Back in Jail Again


On July 24, 2013 the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office arrested Carson Gates, age 20, of Hoxie on charges of

delivery of a controlled substance (meth). Gates was out on bond from previous drug charges late last month.

The Sheriff’s Office was given information that Gates was back to selling meth after he had bonded out.

Deputies started working the information provided to them . Deputies were finally able to make a controlled buy of meth from Gates.

The information was presented to a Judge and an arrest warrant was issued for Gates.

Deputies located Gates and he was arrested without incident. Gates was taken to the Lawrence County Jail to await a bond hearing.


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