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8 arrested in Lando Cain drug bust

Published 11:03am Thursday, December 15, 2011

Drug enforcement officers arrested eight people in connection with a drug bust at 202 Lando Cain Road in Hartselle Wednesday afternoon.

Officers with the Morgan County Drug Task Force, Morgan County Deputies, ABC Board, Decatur Police Organized Crime unit, Madison-Morgan STAC unit and the Lawrence County Drug Task Force executed a narcotics search warrant at the residence of Fuquan Fant Morrow, 42 after a four-month investigation.

When law enforcement arrived, officers arrested numerous individuals outside the residence. A search of the suspect’s residence revealed a large quantity of hydroponics marijuana that was packaged for resale, multiple pills, marijuana scales, one rifle, several loaded handguns and a large sum of money.

Morrow was charged with three counts of unlawful distribution of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of a controlled substance, pssession of drug paraphernalia and felon in possession of a firearm with other additional charges pending. Alabama State Law states that if a person distributes any illegal narcotics within a three-mile radius of a school or daycare, they may be eligible for a sentence enhancement of up to five years for each charge. Morrow also has previous felony convictions.

The following individuals were arrested at the residence:

• Alterriek Hasson Brown, 34, was charged with disorderly conduct and loitering at a drug house.

• James Nathan Harvell, 35, was charged with possession of marijuana in the second degree and loitering at a drug house. His charges were later dropped.

• Nathan Wade Hayes, 35, was charged with loitering at a drug house.

• Robert E. Seibert, 70, was charged with illegal possession of prohibited liquor.

• John Emmitt Sharpley, 47, was charged with interfering with governmental operations.

• Jody Ann Allen, 27, was charged with disorderly conduct.

• Jack Orr, 46, was charged with possession of controlled substance, illegal possession of prescription drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia and carrying a pistol without a permit.


  • pooh71580

    Awesome! Great job and keep up the good work!

    Keep looking…there are plenty more out there who need to be rounded up and hauled away!

    Tell you what, just walk in to any pharmacy in Hartselle and pull the Sudafed report. 95% of the time the ones who are maxed out for multiple months in a row probably have roots in the drug business.

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