Large Drug Bust in Fentress County

Fentress County (WVLT) - Authorities have a Fentress County couple in custody after discovering a large amount of drugs inside their home Wednesday morning.

Dispatchers tell us that Sheriff's Deputies have a man and a woman in custody after discovering pills, marijuana, and cocaine in their home at about 3am Wednesday morning.

Officials say they are not sure how much money the drugs are worth, but say the street value could be up in the thousands.

Dispatchers say deputies also found guns and possibly stolen merchandise in the home as well.

We are told investigators are still on the scene at this hour.

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