Man arrested in Fayette County meth bust

Man arrested in Fayette County meth bust
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - A drug bust in Fayette County Thursday morning resulted in one arrest and the recovery of a slew of drugs, weapons and cash.

Investigators served a search warrant at a home in the 200 block of 11th St SW in Fayette at 10:30 a.m. Thursday morning.

As a result of the raid, 25-year-old Steven Patrick Musgrove was arrested and charged with trafficking methamphetamine, first-degree possession of marijuana, failure to affix a tax stamp, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance and certain persons forbidden from possessing a firearm.

Officers recovered 77 grams of methamphetamine, marijuana, several firearms, cash and drug paraphernalia.

A variety of agencies handled the investigation including the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, Fayette Police Department, Winfield Police Department and agents with the Region E Alabama Drug Task Force.

“This is an ongoing investigation. I anticipate more charges to come in the near future,” said 24th Judicial Circuit District Attorney Andy Hamlin.

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