- On November 18, 2021 at approximately 7:15 a.m., members of the Stone County Sheriff's Department, Mountain View Police Department, and 16th Judicial District Drug Task Force executed a Narcotic Search Warrant at the residence of Aaron J. CHRISTOPHER on Lancaster Avenue in Mountain View, AR. This was after an investigation by the Sheriff's Department and Police Department. Upon execution of the warrant, investigators located approximately two grams of Dimethyltryptamine, (Known as DMT or Bath Salts), which is a Schedule I Narcotic and eight hits of Lysergic Acid Diethylamide, (LSD), a Schedule I Narcotic. There were also digital scales, baggies, other drug paraphernalia, and marijuana located in the residence. CHRISTOPHER was transported to the Stone County Detention Center and is charged with Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance DMT with Purpose to Deliver, Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance LSD with Purpose to Deliver, Possession of a Schedule VI Controlled Substance, Marijuana less than 14 grams with Purpose to Deliver, and Maintaining a Drug Premises within a thousand feet of a church. Bond was set at $20,000.00. CHRISTOPHER is charged with two "B" Felonies, a "C" Felony, and a Class "A" Misdemeanor.
Chief Deputy McGilton expressed his gratitude toward all the agencies and noted that it's very important in our small county that we all join together to make this county a safer place.