Information obtained from a confidential informant led Lawrence County Sheriff’s Deputies to search the home of Markus Ellison of Walnut Ridge.

According to Sheriff Dotson, deputies arrived to perform a SIS Search of the home, Ellison was allegedly at his kitchen table cutting the dope. Ellison was arrested and charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance as well as Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Ellison is currently being held at the Lawrence County Jail awaiting a Bond Hearing.

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