Two arrested on drug charges in Amory

By Monroe Journal


AMORY — On Monday, March 28 ,Monroe County deputies, Amory Police Department, and agents with the North Mississippi Narcotics Unit arrested Dale William Esteb, 63, of 60052 Faulkner Road, Amory, and Angel Lee Bayless, 38, of the same address, for numerous drug offenses at their home on Faulkner Road. Esteb and Bayless are alleged to be large suppliers of marijuana in Northeast Monroe County.

According to Sheriff Andy Hood, the two were selling large quantities of illegal narcotics from there home outside of Amory. At the time of arrest, Esteb and Bayless were in possession of over a pound of marijuana with intentions to sell it. Also seized was $1,067 in cash.

Esteb was charged with one count of sale of a controlled substance (marijuana), one count of conspiracy to Sell a controlled substance, one count of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

Bayless was charged with: four counts of sale of a controlled substance (marijuana), one count of conspiracy to sell a controlled substance, one count of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.

Bonds have not been set at this time.