Investigations by area law enforcement agencies leads to 32 indictments

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GREENSBORO, N. C. – Thirty-two people were indicted by a federal grand jury for drug trafficking and firearms violations, announced Sandra Hairston, Acting United States Attorney for the Middle District of North Carolina. Thirty-one people have been arrested.

The eighteen-count indictment alleges violations of federal drug trafficking and firearms laws. All thirty-two defendants are charged with conspiracy to distribute and manufacture methamphetamine, possession of pseudoephedrine, possession of equipment, chemicals, products, and materials which may be used to manufacture methamphetamine, and the distribution of heroin. Remaining counts of the indictment charge various defendants with the unlawful possession with the intent to distribute and the distribution of controlled substances, and with firearms violations.

Indicted and arrested were:

Andrew Scott Bost
Marco Antonia Santillan
Michael Eugene Long
Steven Bryan Wiggins
Michael Justin Antosek
John Clinton Dunbar
Teresa Hurley Dunbar
Barney Scott Paschall
David Shane Reid
Hope Elizabeth Berrier
Gary Wayne Benson
Tonya Renay Garrison
Oliver Dwayne Quinn
David Earl Fox
James Patrick Myers
Mathew Walter Robertson
Zachery Craig Cline
Kimberly Michelle Guske
Jonathan Morrison Norris
Christina Marie Moore
Jeremy Paul Bowers
Mark Brandon Templeton
Richard Sidney Murphy, III
Emily Grace Vuncannon
Arnie Preston Rabon
Scotty Andrew Fraley
Thomas David Martinez
Jamie Lynn Myers
Jeffrey Wayne Long
Jessie Rhodes
Jeremy Dean Yancy.

The case was investigated by the NC State Bureau of Investigation, the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office, the Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office, the Davie County Sheriff’s Office, the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office, the Catawba County Sheriff’s Office, the Burke County Sheriff’s Office, the Kannapolis Police Department, the Salisbury Police Department, the Statesville Police Department, the Landis Police Department, the China Grove Police Department, Homeland Security Investigations, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosive, the NC State Highway Patrol, NC Alcohol Law Enforcement, the NC DPS Community Corrections, and the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Office, CA.

The charges contained in the indictment are allegations. The defendants are presumed innocent unless and until they are proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

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