GUN BARREL CITY–A Gun Barrel City man faces a charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance after his arrest Monday, June 24.
According to a press release from Henderson County Sheriff Botie Hillhouse, John George Desanto, 58, of Gun Barrel City, was arrested after Narcotics Investigator’s Wayne Nutt, Kenneth Slaton and Gabriel Shue executed a narcotics search warrant at 110 Red Bud Road in GBC, signed by 392nd District Judge Scott McKee.
With assistance from K-9 Deputy David Robertson and Investigator Daniel Wright, Desanto was found to be in possession of suspected methamphetamine and items that are commonly used to smoke the suspected methamphetamine.
Desanto was placed into custody and transported to the Henderson County Jail.
He was released on $8,500 bond.