By NEMS Daily Journal
TUPELO – The Lee County Sheriff’s Department and the North Mississippi Narcotics Unit on Thursday arrested two people in Lee County on drug charges.
Leslie Bishop, 42, of 312 County Road 831, and Robert Lee Cayson, 47, of 546 Highway 371, were arrested and charged with possession of a Schedule II controlled substance with the intent to distribute.
Agents seized about 50 dilaudid, plus oxycodone, hydrocodone and morphine at 312 CR 831 around 4 p.m. Thursday.
According to a press release from the sheriff’s department, an investigation found that the drugs were bought out of state and then were sold to people in Lee County who would use the drugs intravenously.