The Calhoun County Narcotics Unit in conjunction with the Calhoun County Tactical Team successfully executed a search and arrest warrant in Port Lavaca, Wednesday, Aug. 4.

The Tactical Team entered the residence at 524 S. Nueces Street by deploying a distraction device upon entry, according to a press release.

Once the team made their way inside, they encountered several subjects in the living room and one subject in the master bedroom.

Detained at the scene were one female and five males.

Dustin James Carpenter, 31, of Port Lavaca, arrived at the residence later in the evening and was arrested after the execution of the search warrant. Charges filed against him included manufacturing/delivering a controlled substance greater than or equal to four grams, but less than 200 grams, manufacturing/delivering a controlled substance penalty group 2 or 2-A less than one gram, manufacturing/delivering a controlled substance penalty group 3-4 less than 28 grams, possession of a dangerous drug and possession of marijuana.

Wesley Johnathon Byrd, 24, of Port Lavaca, was arrested for manufacturing/delivery of a controlled substance greater than or equal to four grams, but less than 200 grams, manufacturing/delivering controlled substance penalty group 2 or 2-A less than one gram, manufacturing/delivering controlled substance penalty group 3-4 less than 28 grams, possession of a dangerous drug and possession of marijuana.

Brenda Beltran Rosales, 47, of Port Lavaca, Donald Lalonde, 32, of Port Lavaca, Gregory Eugene Covey Sr., 55, of Port Lavaca, Gregory Covey Jr., 33, of Port Lavaca and Timothy Nathaniel Covey, 27, of Port Lavaca, were all charged with manufacturing/delivering controlled substance greater than or equal to four grams, but less than 200 grams and possession of marijuana less than two ounces.

All seven subjects are behind bars in the Calhoun County Jail.

Katharine Sexton, who is on the lease agreement, but not at the residence, has five warrants issued for her arrest.

The search of the residence resulted in finding a large amount of methamphetamine, marijuana, packaging materials, drug paraphernalia, prescription drugs, ecstasy pills, several electronic devices, and one .22 caliber handgun.

List of drugs and quantity:

Methamphetamine - 5.5oz (157grams)

Marijuana - 0.9oz (26 grams)

10 Xanax pills

13 capsules of unknown pills

21 Clonazepam pills

5 Ecstasy pills

1 Alprazolam

1 Colt 22 cal. handgun