Rusk Co. man faces up to 99 years in prison after drug bust
Jonathan Duran Swindell (Source: Rusk County Jail)
RUSK COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -
Jonathan Swindell, 33, of Price was arrested Thursday after sheriff's deputies executed a controlled substance search warrant at his home.
On Thursday at 7:15 p.m., the Rusk County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at Swindell's residence on County Road 4114 near Price. During the search, approximately 6.2 grams of an off-white crystal type substance suspected to be methamphetamine and numerous items of drug paraphernalia were seized.
Swindell faces a first degree felony charge of manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance (four grams or more but less than 200 grams). If convicted, he faces up to 99 years in prison.
Swindell was taken to the Rusk County Jail. His bond has been set at $35,000.
The warrant for Swindell's arrest was issued by District Court Judge Clay Gosett as a result of an investigation conducted by the Rusk County Sheriff's Criminal Investigations Division.