January 14, 2014 the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, the Third Judicial Drug Task Force and the Black Rock Police Department obtained a warrant for Shawn Green , age 33, of Minturn on charges of two counts delivery of a controlled substance (hydrocodone). The officers used an informant to purchase hydrocodone on two different occasions from Green.

The information gathered during the investigation was used to obtain the warrant. Officers went to pick up Green on the warrant but learned that he was at work in Jonesboro. Craighead County Sheriff’s Office was contacted and picked up Green.

Craighead County deputies met Lawrence County deputies at the county line. Green was transported to the Lawrence County Jail to await a bond hearing.