IZARD COUNTY SHERIFF'S REPORT SHERIFF JACK YANCEY
|AMOS L. PARNELL|
An ongoing investigation into illicit drug activity in Izard County by the Izard County Sheriff's Department and the 16th Judicial. District Drug Task Force has resulted in the execution of a search warrant on September 1st, 2020 at a residence in the Dolph community on West Crossroads. The warrant was served by Deputies of the Izard County Sheriff's Department, Agents of the 16th District DTF, Probation/Parole officers with Arkansas Community Corrections and K-9 officers from North Central Unit of Arkansas Department of Corrections. Items seized from in and around the residence include 1.17 pounds of Methamphetamine (Street value approx. $44,000),$3,243.00 in cash, a 9MM handgun and three Marijuana plants.
Amos L. Parnell, age 43 of Pineville, Arkansas was taken into custody at the scene and has been charged with the following:
 Trafficking a controlled substance, Methamphetamine 200Grams or more, a class Y felony.
 Simultaneous possession of drugs and a firearm, a class Y felony.
 Possession of drug paraphernalia w/purpose to analyze methamphetamine, a class B felony.
 Possession of drug paraphernalia w/purpose to ingest methamphetamine, a class D felony
 Maintaining a drug premise, a class C felony.
 Unlawful use of a communication device, a class D felony.
 Manufacturing a schedule 6 controlled substance, namely marijuana, a class D felony.
 Possession of a firearm by certain persons, a class D felony
 Subject also charged as habitual offender.
Parnell is currently being held in the Izard County Jail pending a Department of Corrections Parole hold and $100,000 bond on new charges.
Chief Deputy Charley Melton