Undercover Investigation Nabs Five
LABELLE, FL. -- Hendry County Narcotic Investigators arrest five more as Deputies continue executing arrest warrants for Sale and Distribution of illegal drugs within Hendry County. The round up is a result of an under-cover investigation into the sale and distribution of illegal drugs that was initiated in April of this year.
Sheriff Ronnie Lee said William D. Lyons, age 24 of 914 Harlem Academy Clewiston, Adrain J. Dilworth, age 26 of 1114 Florida Avenue Clewiston, William T. Smith, age 32 of 780 Manatee Avenue LaBelle, James L. Bradford, age 45 of 235 Kissimmee Avenue LaBelle, and James R. Pender, age 22 of 745 Kissimmee Avenue LaBelle have been arrested and, with the exception of Lyons, are charged with Sale of Cocaine. Lyons was charged with Possession of Marijuana With Intent To Sell.
Bonds range from $30,000 to $60,000. According to Sheriff Lee, more arrests are forthcoming.