A drug raid in Gladewater on Aug. 14 has resulted in the detainment of three individuals and pending charges for others. The Gladewater Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Agency collaborated on the 6:30 p.m. raid, and authorities say that an ongoing investigation led them to believe that there were illegal drugs in a residence.
Officers say that eight people were in the home when they arrived. Authorities claim to have discovered multiple items of contraband at the house, including weapons and drugs. Three people were taken into custody; two were detained in direct relation to the raid while the third was taken into custody on outstanding warrants.