DeKalb County Drug Task Force officers arrested three people in the Whiton community after finding drug paraphernalia, methamphetamine and two methamphetamine labs, according to DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris.
Bobby Loyd Sanders, 55, Geraldine; Regina Gwen Wiggins, 49, Guntersville; and Travis Matthew Newman, 28, Guntersville, were arrested on charges of unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful manufacturing of a controlled substance and felony possession of drug paraphernalia. Wiggins also had active warrants from previous drug charges in DeKalb County.
All were transported to the DeKalb County Detention Center were they remain awaiting bond hearings.
“We have been working the Whiton area due to an increase in burglaries,” Harris said. “These contacts produced the information that got these people arrested. We are still looking for any suspicious persons or activity, so we appreciate all the help we get from the public.”