LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – On Wednesday afternoon around 3 pm, investigators with the Campbell County Sheriffs Office were conducting an investigation into complaints received of narcotics trafficking at 167 Beals Lane in the Glade Springs community of La Follette. During the investigation, detectives were given information that weapons were possibly in the home where narcotics were being sold.
Due to the unknown number of occupants inside the residence and the possibility that weapons were present, the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office Special Weapons and Tactics Team was requested and deployed. They were able to safely secure the scene. Investigators are currently processing the evidence from inside the home, and suspects were taken into custody just before 5 pm Wednesday afternoon. More details are forthcoming. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 08/14/2019-5:30PM)