Meth investigations yields dozens of arrests

By: From Wire Reports
By: From Wire Reports

TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) - A judge in Texarkana has unsealed a federal indictment naming eight people accused of operating as part of a methamphetamine ring that distributed the drug in Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and Tennessee.

The U.S. Attorney's office and Bowie County District Attorney's office announced Thursday that the two-year investigation dubbed "Operation M-Pact" had resulted in about 50 arrests, as well as the seizure of drugs, cash and weapons.

The federal indictment unsealed Wednesday indicates the conspiracy dates to at least 2007. The investigation involved the FBI, the Drug Enforcement Administration, as well as numerous state and local agencies.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Sherman 4201 Texoma Pkwy (903) 892 -8123 Ardmore 2624 S. Commerce (580) 223-0946
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 235615911 -
Gray Television, Inc.