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Abbeville bust nets variety of drugs

A seizure in Abbeville resulted in a wide variety of drugs being taken off the street.
A seizure in Abbeville resulted in a wide variety of drugs being taken off the street.(Source: Abbeville Police Department)
Published: Apr. 8, 2021 at 10:18 AM CDT
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ABBEVILLE, Ala. (WTVY) - A seizure in Abbeville resulted in a wide variety of drugs being taken off the street.

On Wednesday the ALEA SBI Region B Alabama Drug Enforcement Task Force (ADETF), Abbeville Police Department and Henry County Sheriff’s Office conducted a drug bust in Abbeville.

Approximately 702 grams of marijuana, 11 grams of cocaine, 29 grams of MDMA, 112 grams of methamphetamine, 3 grams of methocarbonal, 1 handgun and 1 rifle were seized in the investigation.

Agents also arrested Cassime Lingo for various narcotics crimes.

Abbeville Police Chief Eric Blankenship stated that he will continue to fight the drugs in the city of Abbeville and he wants to thank all the agencies that assisted in this lengthy investigation.

The ALEA SBI ADETF -Region B is comprised of Coffee County Sheriff’s Office, Enterprise Police Department, Houston County Sheriff’s Office, Eufaula Police Department, Ozark Police Department, Geneva County Sheriff’s Office, and Geneva Police Department.

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