SWAT Team finds drugs, firearm during search of Jasper residence

SWAT Team finds drugs, firearm during search of Jasper residence

Two Jasper men were arrested on drug charges early Nov. 21 after the Jasper Police Department SWAT Team executed a narcotics search warrant on a residence in the 2400 block of Wheeler Street, reports Lt. G.W. Foster of the Criminal Investigations Division.

According to Jasper PD, the search warrant was issued as a result of an ongoing investigation by the Jasper PD Narcotics Division and yielded drug paraphernalia, items used in the packaging and distribution of narcotics, and cocaine.

Officers located 27-year-old Jeffrey Shane Reed and 64-year-old Elwood Foster at the residence. Reed was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, a second-degree felony. Reed was also charged with possession of a firearm by felon, a third-degree felony. 

Elwood Foster was charged with second-degree felony possession of a controlled substance and resisting arrest, a Class A misdemeanor. 

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