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Drug bust nets two pounds of meth and two arrests

By Kelli Saam
Published On: Jan 01 2014 01:16:52 PM CST

A drug bust in Shasta County netted agents more than two and a half pounds of methamphetamine and two arrests.  Tearney Lemon, 18, and  Richard Garrity, 43, were arrested Tuesday at a home Redding.

Investigators with the Shasta Interagency Narcotics Task Force served a search warrant in the 1700 block of Milo Avenue at 7:20 a.m. Tuesday.   Investigators said they found methamphetamine inside the home along with 10 pounds of marijuana, prescription pills, evidence of drug sales and cash.

Garrity and Lemon were booked into the Shasta County Jail on a series of charges including possession of methamphetamine for sale, maintaining a residence for the sale of narcotics, and possession of marijuana for sale.