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12 arrested in drug raid of Jackson home

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A drug raid at a Jackson home landed 12 people in custody Friday night.

At least one woman was among those arrested at 4226 Chenault Street. Lt. Jeffery Scott tells us citizen complaints about traffic, illegal and illicit activity led to the raid.

Hinds County deputies seized several ounces of marijuana and crack cocaine. Two vehicles believed to be connected to the sale of narcotics were impounded.

The ages of those arrested range from 34 to 62 years-old. They are being charged with possession of marijuana and other drug charges, mostly misdemeanors.

Lt. Scott says electricity was being bootlegged into the home. The meter box was being used to store crack cocaine.

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