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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Yell County busts 77-year-old in meth case

Posted By on Wed, Aug 8, 2018 at 2:55 PM

click to enlarge SEIZED: Money, drugs and paraphernalia. - YELL COUNTY SHERIFF
  • Yell County sheriff
  • SEIZED: Money, drugs and paraphernalia.

Yell County Sheriff Bill Gilkey
has announced the arrest of Rebecca Ann Vinson, 77, of Dardanelle on suspicion of dealing methamphetamines.

The arrest followed a search of her residence. Chief Deputy John Foster said deputies found 26 grams of meth, 19 grams of prescription narcotics, digital scales, glass smoking devices, $3,600 in cash and baggies believed used to package drugs. Foster said authorities believe she'd been distributing drugs within 1,000 feet of a city park. She's been released on a $50,000 bond pending court proceedings on several anticipated charges related to possession and distribution of drugs.

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