Agencies team up in Timpson drug bust

TIMPSON, TX (KTRE) - Shelby County Precinct 5 Constable's officers, along with other law enforcement, arrested a Timpson man Tuesday on drug possession charges.

Constable Stanley Burgay said he and officers with Center Police conducted a search of a residence at 410 Driver Lane in Timpson. The search revealed James Alford Tutt, 46, was in possession of crack cocaine and about $8,500 in cash, Burgay said, which is believed to be the proceed of drug sales.

Burgay requested Center PD's assistance after he learned they were investigating Tutt for delivering drugs to Center.

Tutt is charged with possession of a controlled substance. A charge of delivery of a controlled substance is pending.