WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Methamphetamine bound for distribution in Defuniak Springs has been taken off of the streets as two men now face federal drug trafficking charges.
According to the Walton County Sheriff's Office, a recent investigation ran by its VICE/Narcotics Unit led to a search warrant at a residence on Bay Avenue in Defuniak Springs. The warrant was executed by a SWAT team Wednesday night.
Ten pounds of meth bound for distribution in the Defuniak Springs area was confiscated with a street value of about $70,000.
Sam Jones Jr., 51, of Defuniak Springs and Alberto Leiba, 38, of California were arrested, charged, and are currently in federal custody.
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