Seven Arrested on Drug Charges

Seven people are arrested and authorities are searching for an eighth person after Wichita County sheriff's deputies execute a search warrant at a house on East Wenonah Boulevard this morning .

According to Wichita County Sheriff David Duke, deputies are searching for 37 year old Bruce Wayne "Bubba" Looney.... who was out of jail on a 60- thousand dollars bond...For "aggravated assault" and "possession of a controlled substance."

Duke says around 9 a.m., deputies went to the 1000 block of East Wenonah Boulevard to execute a felony warrant on Looney.

Duke says Looney fled but the seven other people were all arrested after drugs were found inside.

Deputies say Shawn Howerton, Jeremy Goines and Billy Crawford are all charged with possession of methamphatemine in a drug free zone, but they say Goines is also charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle in connection with last night's theft of the Wichita County auditor's personal vehicle.

Goines has a previous record and in 2009 he was charged along with another man in a shooting in which an Abilene man died and two others injured in Wichita Falls but those charges were later dismissed.

Then, just two weeks ago, he was arrested for assaulting a Wichita Falls police officer.

He got out of jail after posting a $6,000 bond.

Deputies also say Payton Parker was charged with possession of meth in a drug free zone.

And Bethanie Bishop and Lindsey Cook with possession of a controlled substance in a drug free zone.

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