CABOT, Ark. (KTHV) - Three men have been arrested by Lonoke County Deputies after officers received some information on illegal drug activity and stolen property.
Lt. Jim Kulesa said Justin Lee Bates, 25; John Thomas Ballew, 32; and Derek Weir, 42, were all arrested on the afternoon of May 16. All three subjects were arrested for the offenses of; simultaneous possession of drugs and firearms, possession of a controlled substance with the purpose to deliver, maintaining a drug premise, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of firearms by certain persons.
Kulesa said all of them were found in the same household on Ballard Road in Cabot.
A check revealed Ballew has having an outstanding arrest warrant, and Bates was on parole.
All three subjects are being held at the Lonoke County Detention Facility.