Rusk County man faces drug charges

Published on Sunday, 12 January 2014 00:09 - Written by Staff Reports

A Rusk County man remained jailed Friday on felony drug charges following the execution of a search warrant on his home in the Price community.

David Roberts of the Rusk County Sheriff’s Office said the search warrant was executed Thursday on County Road 4114 and 6.2 grams of an off-white powder believed to be methamphetamines were confiscated along with numerous items of drug paraphernalia. 

Jonathan Swindell, 33, was arrested on charges of manufacture/delivery of a narcotic substance. 

If convicted he could face up to 99 years imprisonment.