Maynard Drive bust yields drug charges

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – A Tupelo man was arrested for drug possession Thursday in what police call an ongoing investigation.
According to Tupelo Police Department and the North Mississippi Narcotics Unit, a search warrant at 116 Maynard Drive resulted in the arrest of Channing R. Garner, 27, of the residence.
He is charged with possession of crack cocaine (about 29 grams) with intent to distribute, possession of marijuana (about 77 grams) with intent to distribute, possession of cocaine (about 9 grams) with intent to distribute and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Charges will be enhanced due to three firearms being in the home with children, police said.
Police seized $7,151 in cash a pistol and two shotguns.