Center Point Man Arrested for Trafficking Methamphetamine

Publish Date: December 11, 2017
Written by: Sheriff's Office
Categories: Arrest | News

Birmingham, AL 12/11/17

A 43-year-old Center Point man has been arrested for Trafficking Methamphetamine for the second time in two months.

On December 7, 2017, investigators from the Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit executed a drug search warrant at a residence in the 2200 block of 2nd Terrace NW in Center Point. This search warrant is part of an ongoing investigation into the trafficking of illegal drugs in northeast Jefferson County.

Deputies seized over 135 grams of methamphetamine, a handgun, scales, and marijuana. The street value of the drugs is approximately $11,000.

Eric Simonson

The resident, 43-year-old Eric Michael Simonson, was home at the time the warrant was executed and was arrested for Trafficking Methamphetamine.

At the time of this arrest, Simonson was out of jail on bond for a previous arrest on October 13, 2017, for Trafficking Methamphetamine.

Eric Michael Simonson remains in the Jefferson County Jail with no bond.

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