Domestic dispute leads to pot bust

Published 9:25 am Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Shortly after 9:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 6 an officer of the Americus Police Department was flagged down in the 1200 block of North Lee Street while answering another call and advised of a domestic dispute that was occurring in the 1300 block of North Lee Street.

While investigating the domestic dispute, officers arrested Javonta Edge for possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime. Officers seized the marijuana along with a quantity of cash and several loose pills.