Major Drug Dealer Busted in OK

3-22-06 - Pontotoc County deputies busted a man they called “a major player” in drug operations in the county Tuesday night around 9:00 pm.

37-year old Sonny James Pearce was arrested at his home south of Fittstown where authorities found several grams of crystal meth and other drug paraphernalia. They also discovered 19 firearms, surveillance equipment, a police scanner, and $5,000 in cash.

Pearce is in jail on a $75,000 bond and faces several felony charges.