Houston County Drug Arrest

A Wicksburg man remains behind bars facing second degree charges of trafficking and manufacturing of a controlled substance.

46-year-old Samuel King was arrested after officers searched his home and recovered approximately 700-mili-leters of liquid capable of producing 130 grams of finished methamphetamine.

Authorities say it has a street value of about 35-thousand dollars.

A hazardous material team with the DEA responded from Montgomery to clean up the site.

King remains in the Houston County Jail under bonds totaling 70-thousand dollars.