Drug raid successful, man arrested

Posted by Ellen Krafve - email

TYLER, TX - A Smith County man was arrested after authorities found narcotics and cash, among other things, in his home. The Special Investigations Unit raided 10232 West Lakeshore in Tyler, where they found:

4 pounds 1 ½ ounces marijuana
52.7 grams cocaine
160.8 grams ecstasy
$6,124 United States Cash Currency
Rossi 357 Magnum revolver with six rounds
AT&T cell phone
4 digital scales
Cobrayo 9mm handgun with one 16 and one 32 round magazine, 48 live 9mm rounds

Eric Horton, 33, was arrested and is currently in the Smith County Jail awaiting arraignment.