Thursday, 19 October 2017
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Call us to get YOUR text ad here
 
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
Feds: 20 lb Meth Bust Involved LV Co Woman
10/06/2017

(KAIR)--A Leavenworth County resident is among three charged in federal court following the discovery of what U.S. Attorney Tom Beall says was 20 pounds of methamphetamine.

The seizure was made at a house in Kansas City, Kansas.

Charged Thursday with one count of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine was 53-year-old Basehor resident Sheila Best.

She was joined by two other defendants, both from Kansas City, Kansas, Karen Ortega and Marlon Gutierrez, in being charged with the crime.

According to Beall, a search warrant was served at a house in KCK where the meth, more than a pound of heroin, and more than $23,000 in cash, were allegedly found.

Each defendant is facing up to ten years in prison and a fine up to $10 million.

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Accused Atchison shooter in custody
Police probe nets meth arrest
Royal Theater reopening advances with purchase
Violent altercation sends man to jail
Armed altercation lands man in jail
Second suspect arrested in local vehicle thefts
Court declines Bratton case review
Speed limit reduction proposed due to new store
Holton woman injured in wreck
Murder Charge Filed In Missing Peru State Student Case
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Falls City Park Projects Combined
Court declines Bratton case review
Prelim waived by accused teacher
Preliminary hearings set for school vandalism suspects
High nitrate warning for Hiawatha water customers
Chief: new officer top need for Hiawatha Police Dept
Royal Theater reopening advances with purchase
Murder Charge Filed In Missing Peru State Student Case
Education and Networking Opportunities at Kansas Rural Center
Joint Hometown News Release
Click Here For All Stories

©2017 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report


Powered by Radio Media Group