Lee County man arrested for drug trafficking

Lee County Sheriff’s Department and North Mississippi Narcotics Unit arrested and charged 70-year-old, George Gutierrez, for aggravated trafficking of methamphetamine.

On July 13th, the two units conducted a search of Gutierrez’s Tupelo residence and seized two firearms, five pounds of methamphetamine, and a large amount of U.S. currency.
This investigation has been ongoing for several months by both units.  It is still open and more arrests or seizures could possibly be made.
Photo courtesy of Lee County Sheriff’s Department