Lufkin PD drug raid on Howe Ave. results in 5 arrests

Source: Lufkin Police Department
Source: Lufkin Police Department

From the Lufkin Police Department

LUFKIN, TX (News Release) - A Lufkin man was arrested Friday for delivery of a controlled substance following a search warrant at 314 E. Howe Ave.

Michael Barlow, 60, of Lufkin, remained in the Angelina County Jail as of Friday afternoon. He was taken into custody following a Special Services Unit investigation.

Barlow is charged with delivery of a controlled substance in a drug-free zone, theft of a firearm, possession of a controlled substance and possession of a dangerous drug.

The following people were at the home at the time of the search warrant and were also taken into custody: Brenda Thompson, 52, possession of a controlled substance; James Yeates, 51, possession of drug paraphernalia; Caroline Lundquist, 32, possession of drug paraphernalia; and Nicolas Williams, 27, possession of drug paraphernalia.

A search of the home uncovered an undisclosed amount of cash, methamphetamine, crack cocaine, prescription medication, a firearm reported stolen out of Nacogdoches and assorted drug paraphernalia.

Drug activity in your neighborhood can be reported at 936-633-0356 or Crime Stoppers at 639-TIPS if you wish to remain anonymous.