On 7/25/2017, Investigators from the Dothan Police Criminal Investigations and Vice Divisions served a search warrant in the 300 block of Blackshear Street. Five adults were charged with Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance and their bonds were set at $10,000.00 each. Additional charges are pending.
The initial investigation stemmed from allegations of kidnapping. During the investigation, the residence on Blackshear Street was identified as the location of a portion of the offense. A search warrant was obtained and then served on the morning of 7/27/2017. During a search of the residence, items were recovered which have been since been determined to have been stolen in Newton Alabama. Items recovered included: Cocaine, Marijuana, miscellaneous drug paraphernalia, three firearms, a 65qt Yeti cooler as well as a compound bow and game cameras. Owners of the stolen items are being notified as they are identified with the help of Newton Police Department.
Antonio McNair 40
Anthony Harper 23
Kathy Whiters 51
Jabera Hudspeth 25
Devane Reynolds 26
All subjects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.