Malvern Daily Record

Three arrested for drug charges

- Special to the MDR

On Thursday, April 28, 2022, the Hot Spring County Sheriff’s Office conducted a search warrant at 2807 Balding Rd.

Deputies began an investigat­ion earlier this month, which led to Sgt. Susan Turner obtained a search warrant for the residence on the eastern edge of Hot Spring County.

At approximat­ely 11 a.m. Thursday, deputies executed the search warrant at the residence and detained four suspects. The residence was searched, and approximat­ely 22 grams or ¾ of an ounce of a substance tested positive as methamphet­amine was recovered from persons and concealed with the residence, along with scales, baggies, and parapherna­lia.

Bobby Everett, 59, and Michele Everett, 53, were arrested and charged with possession of controlled substance with intent to deliver, possession of controlled substance, and possession of drug parapherna­lia.

In a separate incident, Alex Jason Booth, 35, of Malvern, was also arrested.

Deputies conducted surveillan­ce of a residence in the North Malvern area and reportedly observed Booth operating a vehicle that returned with a fictitious license plate, and a traffic stop was initiated.

Booth was determined to have an outstandin­g parole violation warrant for possession with purpose to deliver meth/ cocaine, possession of drug parapherna­lia, and manufactur­ing methamphet­amine. The suspect reportedly was found to be in possession of a controlled substance, marijuana, and the 2010 Chevrolet Tahoe was determined to be stolen from Little Rock.

Booth is currently incarcerat­ed in Hot Spring County Detention Center on mandatory appearance, no-bond warrant, and awaits formal charges of theft by receiving stolen property and possession of a controlled substance .

 ?? Photo by Special to the MDR ?? Hot Spring County Sheriff’s Office Sheriff Mike Cash reported them items were found when deputies executed a search warrant at a home on Balding Road.
Photo by Special to the MDR Hot Spring County Sheriff’s Office Sheriff Mike Cash reported them items were found when deputies executed a search warrant at a home on Balding Road.

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