Tift County Drug Bust

By: Donnitra Gilbert Email
By: Donnitra Gilbert Email

Agents say Roberto Canas was arrested during a drug bust that netted $11,000 in methamphetamine.

Canas posted bond earlier this week.

Agents say Canas was arrested after an extensive investigation into methamphetamine trafficking in Tift County.

More possible arrests could be made pending the outcome of the investigation.

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Press Release from Tift County Sheriff's Office:

Tift County Sheriff Gary Vowell says that agents of the Mid-South Narcotics Task Force and the Tift County Sheriff’s Office arrested 36 year old Roberto Canas Jr. of 382 Hwy. 125 South Lot E6 Tifton, Georgia.

Canas was arrested as the result of an investigation into methamphetamine trafficking in Tift County. On the day of his arrest, Canas met with an undercover agent and attempted to sell approximately eleven ounces of crystal methamphetamine for eleven thousand dollars.

When Canas met with the agent and produced the eleven ounces of crystal methamphetamine, he was taken into custody by deputies and Task Force agents.

Canas was transported to the Tift County jail where he was charged with trafficking methamphetamine.


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  • by mecq Location: madison on Jun 15, 2011 at 08:10 PM
    he looks like an Anglo Saxon American.....Wow that's a shock.!!!!
  • by one4one on Jun 15, 2011 at 07:37 PM
    i guess he wasnt raised right........yea
  • by dog Location: gone on Jun 15, 2011 at 02:43 PM
    anyone check his Immigration status ?
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      by Jethro Capital City, Fl. on Jun 15, 2011 at 05:12 PM in reply to dog
      Exactly what are you suggesting, Mr. Dog? The fact that this would-be mobster is even loose-among us, is beyond me! What do you intend to do (the meth head) when you reach civilization, you would-be dealer? Show me! Teach me! You ma'am are a dog, and a son of a dog!
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