On February 24, Benton County deputies, along with DTF and Cole Camp Police arrested a 30-year old man on several drug and weapons charges.

According to a press release from the Benton County Sheriff's Department, authorities arrested Mathew R. Edwards, of Cole Camp.

Officers reportedly seized approximately 24 pounds of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, weapons, and $6000 in cash.

Edwards was charged with delivery of a controlled substance and illegal firearms.

In addition, another resident of the home, 21-year old Taylor M. Clark, was arrested for an outstanding warrant.

Benton County Sheriff's Dept.