Four Hamilton residents arrested, face drug charges

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HAMILTON – Four Hamilton residents were charged as the result of a drug operation Wednesday night.

Lola Cockerham, 33, and Latham Andrew Cockerham, 33, were charged with possession of marijuana and methamphetamine with the intent to distribute, and with child endangerment.

Lance Allen Cockerham, 42, was charged with possession of cocaine.

Dustin Taylor Smith, 22, was charged with possession of a controlled substance.

The four are waiting in the Monroe County Detention Center to be arraigned.

The bust was a joint effort between the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department and Mississippi Department Corrections.