67-year-old Cosby man charged in major drug operation

67-year-old Cosby man charged in major drug operation

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Garver now faces several felony drug charges including possession of a firearm and possession of marijuana for resale. Garver now faces several felony drug charges including possession of a firearm and possession of marijuana for resale.
Authorities seized more than 20 guns, 49 packages of marijuana, and over $13,000 in cash from the residence. Authorities seized more than 20 guns, 49 packages of marijuana, and over $13,000 in cash from the residence.

COSBY (WATE) - A 67-year-old man is behind bars, accused of heading a major drug operation in Cocke County.

Narcotics officers with the Cocke County Sheriff's Department say a year-long undercover investigation led to the discovery of a major drug operation in Cosby.

Authorities seized more than 20 guns, 49 packages of marijuana, and over $13,000 in cash from the residence of Lemuel Garver.

Garver now faces several felony drug charges including possession of a firearm and possession of marijuana for resale.

He is currently being held without bond.

 

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