Lynn Steele III


Couple Arrested on Drug Charges

7 Eyewitness News Staff

A Jackson couple is arrested after metro narcotics agents said they found marijuana in their east Jackson home, Thursday.

Lynn Vee Steele, III, 29, and Erika Kay Weldon, 24, were both arrested.

Metro Narcotics agents said as they were serving a search warrant at the couple's home on Lockwood Drive, they found Steele attempting to flush marijuana down the toilet. He was charged with tampering with evidence. Both were charged with marijuana possession with the intent to sell or distribute and possession with drug paraphernalia.

Investigators said they discovered more than three ounces or marijuana, digital scales and packaging materials.

The couple are free after posting a $7,500 bond each.


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