Narcotics unit makes meth arrest

By NEMS Daily Journal

SALTILLO – The Lee County Sheriff’s Department and North Mississippi Narcotics Unit arrested William L. Barnett on drug charges Wednesday.
Barnett, 39, of 350 County Road 1900, Saltillo was charged with conspiracy to manufacture meth, possession of meth and possession of marijuana.
Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson said an explosive device and firearms were also found along with the drugs in a search of the home. The device was disposed of and more charges could follow as the investigation continues.
Barnett was in the Lee County jail Thursday.