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Dothan – Three Arrested in Major Drug Bust on Sixth Avenue

DOTHAN, Ala.(WDNews) – After weeks of investigation, the Special Response Team and Narcotics investigators executed a search warrant on a suspected drug operation, resulting in the arrest of three individuals and the seizure of drugs, firearms, and cash.

On May 17, 2024, law enforcement officers targeted a residence in the 900 block of Sixth Avenue. Investigators had been gathering information on an illegal drug ring, discovering that suspects were dealing drugs including mushrooms, cocaine, and marijuana, often while armed.

During the search, officers seized 1 ½ pounds of marijuana, 5.7 ounces of psilocybin mushrooms, 3 grams of cocaine, 8 Adderall pills, and 2 MDMA (Ecstasy) pills. They also confiscated three firearms, including an AK-47 rifle, and found $3,400 in cash alongside a money counter.

The individuals arrested and charged were:

  • Jaquez McCraney (32): Possession of Marijuana 1st degree, four counts of Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance. Firearms charges are pending.
  • Desmond Williams (29): Possession of Marijuana 1st degree, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
  • Efosa Willis (25): Possession of Marijuana 1st degree, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

This operation highlights the ongoing efforts of Dothan’s law enforcement to combat illegal drug activity and maintain community safety.