LPD nabs alleged dealer day after Crime Stoppers airs

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Lufkin Police have arrested a suspected drug dealer a day after his case was profiled on Crime Stoppers.

"Thanks to our media partners, accused drug dealer Elzie Earl Edwards has been arrested," Lt. David Young stated in an e-mail.

Edwards was found at a home on Broaddus Street based on information received in a Crime Stoppers tip, the e-mail stated.

Edwards had five felony delivery warrants through local law enforcement.