MAPLETON, Ore. – A man was arrested Wednesday after officers found more than 4 pounds of crystal methamphetamine at a rural home in Mapleton, Ore.
Louis Edward “Eddie” Brown Jr., 58, was arrested after the Lane County Interagency Narcotics Enforcement Team searched a home at 11694 Hillcrest Road in Mapleton Wednesday.
The meth has an estimated street value of $51,000.
Brown was charged with possession and delivery of a controlled substance and taken to the Lane County Jail.
The case remains under investigation. Three other people possibly involved in the drug activity were interviewed and additional charges may be forthcoming, police said.