Grandmother Arrested on Drug Charges

08-07-06 - A Pontotoc County Grandmother will go to court on Monday. She's accused of growing marijuana in her back yard.

Fifty five year old Linda Rae Eckund was arrested Sunday at her home northwest of Lula, on County Road 1590.

Neighbors told Pontotoc County Deputies they suspected she was involved with drugs, they raided the home on Sunday and confirmed those reports.

They found large plants and other drug items in the home. Eckund is set to be in court Monday afternoon, investigators say other arrests are possible.