Thursday, November 15, 2012

Feds indict 21 in meth distribution bust

Posted By on Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 2:59 PM

The U.S. attorney today announced the indictment of 21 people on drug and weapons charges related to a large-scale methamphetamine distribution ring that obtained the drug in Texas and dispatched it by courier to Arkansas.

The Justice Department announcement said $66,000 in cash, 2.5 pounds of meth and nine vehicles, including two tractor-trailer rigs, were among the things seized after search warrants were issued.

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