WOOD COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Released by the Wood County Sheriff's Office:
WOOD COUNTY, TX - On Thursday, 04-08-2010, at approximately 0655 hours, Wood County Sheriff's Department deputies along with Alba Police Department officers and Wood County Constable, Precinct One, Steve Bowser served an outstanding arrest warrant on a residence located at 764 CR 1500 Alba, Texas.
The arrest warrant was for Michael DeWayne Howle, 43, for the offense of Possession of Stolen Property out of Smith County, Texas.
While serving the arrest warrant, officers observed suspected stolen firearms inside the residence. A secondary warrant was issued to search the residence.
The search warrant was served and officers located numerous stolen items including:
a) 21 firearms including rifles, shotguns and handguns
b) A quantity of methamphetamines over 4 ounces
c) A quantity of cash money and
d) Other miscellaneous possibly stolen items