After an extensive narcotics investigation, Sheriff Kevin W. Windham reports the arrest of Roy Jacobs, 67, of Center and Lisa Jacobs, 61, of Center.
On April 7, 2023, the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division, along with the San Augustine County Sheriff’s Office and the Sabine County Sheriff’s Office, executed a search warrant at Jacobs’ property located on Highway 147 in Center.
The search resulted in the discovery of 54.47 grams of methamphetamine, five firearms, a small amount of currency, packaging material for distribution, and scales.
Roy Jacobs was arrested on scene and charged with POCS W/Intent to Deliver (F-1) and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon (F-3).
Lisa Jacobs was arrested on scene and charged with POCS W/Intent to Deliver (F-1).
The two are currently housed at the Shelby County Jail awaiting arraignment for their charges.
The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the San Augustine County and Sabine County Sheriff’s Office, Center Police Department, Constable Precinct 1 Zack Warr, Constable Precinct 2 Jamie Hagler, and the Shelby County District Attorney Karren Price.