A drug bust has landed an Oxford couple behind bars.
After a joint investigation by several agencies, Brandon Lawrence and Adrianna Amos were arrested at their Oxford home on drug distribution charges.
During the execution of a search warrant, officers were able to uncover around 20,000 dosage units of alprazolam (Xanax) and two pounds of marijuana along with nearly 15,000 in cash.
According to a news release from the Lafayette County Metro Narcotics Unit, the drugs had an approximate street value of $80,000.
Lawrence and Amos were both charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute in Lafayette County Justice Court. Both were released on a $15,000 bond.
The agencies in on the investigation included the Lafayette County Metro Narcotics Unit, the United States Postal Inspection Service, the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office, the Oxford Police Department and the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics.