Ava Police Department

Ava Man Charged with Attempted Drug Trafficking

A man from Ava has been charged with attempted drug trafficking.

Douglas County deputies went to serve a search warrant at the home of Vincent Adkins but Adkins wasn’t home.

Sheriff Chris Degase spotted Adkin’s pickup and stopped him. Degase found 91 grams of Methamphetamine during a search of the pickup.

Degase says that Adkins was on parole and has been a major distributor of illegal drugs since his release from prison.