3 Arrested in Dallas, Georgia on Methamphetamine and Meth Manufacturing Charges

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                              Three arrested in Dallas, Georgia on methamphetamine charges

DALLAS, Georgia:  On June 26, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation arrested Jorge Menera, Daniel Duarte Landa, and Dominguez Marcio Vazquez on charges of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. Additional charges are pending.

On June 26, 2019, at approximately 9:15 a.m., the GBI Haralson Paulding Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at 809 Williams Road, Dallas, Ga. The investigation involved a vehicle being stopped as it was leaving the property, resulting in a foot pursuit and arrest. Approximately 40 Kilograms of methamphetamine was seized inside the vehicle.

A subsequent search of the residence resulted in the discovery of an active clandestine methamphetamine lab and more than 56 Kilograms of methamphetamine inside the residence. An additional 140 Kilograms of unfinished methamphetamine (in liquid form) was also located. 

Menera, Landa, and Vazquez were arrested at the scene and are being held with multiple charges pending. The United States Drug Enforcement Administration is also investigating.

The Haralson Paulding Drug Task Force consists of the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office, the Haralson County Sheriff’s Office, the Dallas Police Department, and the Tallapoosa Police Department. This joint investigation remains active.