Arrest of Johnifer Barnwell: In a significant operation on Sunday, the FBI Atlanta SWAT team, along with local law enforcement, captured fugitive Johnifer Barnwell in Augusta.
This arrest marks a major step in law enforcement efforts against criminal activities.
Discovery of a Large Drug Stash: Following Barnwell’s arrest, a joint search by the FBI and Bibb County Sheriff’s deputies in the fugitive’s residence led to the discovery of a significant quantity of illegal drugs.
Details of the Seized Drugs: The authorities found an extensive array of drugs in the home, amounting to 92 pounds in total. This included 65 pounds of Fentanyl, 20 pounds of Methamphetamine, 2.5 pounds of Cocaine, 4 pounds of Heroin, and 1 pound of Marijuana.
Firearms Found: In addition to the drugs, the search also yielded three firearms. The discovery of these weapons further emphasizes the potential danger and severity of the criminal operations associated with Barnwell.
Ongoing Investigations: This arrest and the subsequent discoveries are part of ongoing efforts by the FBI and local law enforcement to tackle drug trafficking and related criminal activities. The significant drug haul indicates the scale of the operations targeted by these agencies.
Law Enforcement’s Vigilance: The successful apprehension of Barnwell and the substantial drug and firearms seizure underscore the vigilance and dedication of law enforcement agencies in combating crime and ensuring public safety.