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6 arrested in undercover Putnam County narcotics raid

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PALATKA, Fla. – Six people have been arrested after months of investigating by narcotics detectives with the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office.

When a search warrant was served at a home on Colonial Circle, detectives located drugs including heroin, meth, painkillers and counterfeit money.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, the home was a suspected drug house. The six people arrested were:

  • James Burke, 34, charged with possession of controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Justin Childs, 37, charged with possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Geary Douglas, 63, charged with possession of controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Jayson Douglas, 41, charged with possession of a controlled substance
  • Joseph McMahon, 37, charged with possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Amanda Ward, 31, charged with possession of a controlled substance and violation of probation

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