On 1/9/2018, the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department Drug Investigation Division conducted an investigation concerning a quantity of drugs being delivered via the United States Postal Service.
As a result of the investigation, agents were able to intercept approximately ten pounds of marijuana and approximately 850 30mg Oxycodone (Roxie’s).
Demarcus Leandus Smith (39) of Florence, AL, was taken into custody for the seized drugs and charged with attempted possession of schedule II (Oxycodone) for resale, attempted possession of schedule VI (Marijuana) for resale, criminal conspiracy to possess schedule II (Oxycodone) for resale, and criminal conspiracy to possess schedule VI (Marijuana) for resale.
Smith is currently being held at the Lawrence County Detention Center with no bond.
Anyone with any information of illegal activity is encouraged to contact the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department 931-762-3626 or the Criminal Investigation Division 931-762-1608.
Tips may also be reported online confidentially by visiting our department’s Facebook page and sending a message.