Man Arrested After Six Month Long Methamphetamine Trafficking Investigation

Man Arrested After Six Month Long Methamphetamine Trafficking Investigation

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

GAINES COUNTY – One man is behind bars following a six month long methamphetamine trafficking investigation in Seminole and Gaines County.

The Gaines County Sheriff's Office tells NewsWest 9, they executed a narcotics search and arrest warrant on Sunday morning for a residence in the 600 block of Southwest 9th Street in Seminole.

During the search, officials found 59-year-old Cecil "Butch" Orban Callaway, who is the identified "kingpin" of the operation.

Officials also found over 26 grams of methamphetamine, worth over $3,000 on the street. They also found marijuana, dangerous drugs and a large amount of assorted drug paraphernalia in the home.

Callaway was arrested on charges of possession of methamphetamines (with intent to deliver), possession of marijuana and possession of dangerous drugs.

Callaway is currently behind bars at the Gaines County Jail.