Drug arrests made in Carbon Hill, Nauvoo

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The Walker County Sheriff's Office executed search warrants in Carbon Hill and Nauvoo over the last 24 hours, resulting in two arrests.

Timothy Wade Jackson, 64, of Carbon Hill, was arrested late Friday at Jackson Drive in Carbon Hill.

Jackson is charged with distribution of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. Additional charges may be filed as the investigation continues.

Narcotics Investigator Josh Edwards made controlled purchases of methamphetamine from Jackson at the residence before obtaining the warrant.

The raid team consisted of the Walker County Sheriff’s Office SWAT, Narcotics, and K-9 Divisions, along with the Alabama Department of Corrections K-9 Tracking Unit.

On Saturday, Jason Wade Concord, 43, of Nauvoo, was arrested for distribution of a controlled substance, possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance and a warrant for possession of a controlled substance.

Investigators also seized approximately 27 grams of methamphetamine, which is 1 gram shy of trafficking weight.

Again, Edwards was able to get methamphetamine purchases from a residence on Slicklizzard Road in Nauvoo and then obtained a search warrant. 

Walker County Sheriff’s Office SWAT, Narcotics, and K-9, along with the Jasper Police Department Narcotics Division, and the Alabama Department of Corrections K-9 Tracking Unit took part in Saturday’s operation.