On Thursday, October 24th, officers with the Mountain Home Police Department and the 14th Judicial District Drug Task Force arrested Jacob Luke Anderson (19) from Bexar, Arkansas and Lisa D Pederson (38) of Cotter, Arkansas. The arrests were made pursuant to a drug investigation into drug activity. The Arkansas State Police were involved in the investigation of the two suspects. Both subjects were charged with the following criminal offenses:
Delivery of a Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine,) Class B Felony
Delivery of a Controlled Substance (Hydrocodone,) Class C Felony
Possession of a Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine), Class D Felony
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Class D Felony
Jacob Luke Anderson and Lisa D Pederson were incarcerated in the Baxter County Detention Facility. Anderson’s bond was set at $250,000 and Pederson’s bond was set at $10,000.
Chief of Police