Walton Deputies Arrest Four on Drug Charges

Published 09/29 2016 02:37PM

Updated 09/29 2016 02:37PM

Daniel Sparks
Daniel Sparks

A month long narcotics investigation led to the arrest of four people on drug charges, Walton County Sheriff's officials said in a news release.

After getting a tip about illegal narcotics sales from a home on Pyle Road in DeFuniak Springs deputies conducted several operations over the last 30 days.

As a result, a search warrant for the home owned by Daniel Sparks, 34, and Maitlin White, 19. During the Tuesday search investigators located methamphetamine packaged for resale, drug paraphernalia including cut straws and scales, and prescription medication. Additionally, Danny Hamilton Junior, 42, was found with marijuana inside a vehicle belonging to him, officials wrote.   

Sparks and White along with Sarah Shelters, 40, who was also living at the home, were arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Hamilton was charged with possession of marijuana less than 20 grams.

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