PARK HILLS, Mo. (AP) - A total of 21 people were arrested during an early-morning drug roundup Monday.
According to a press release from the St. Francois County Sheriff's Department, the operation began at 4 a.m.
Officers from Mineral Area Drug Task Force (MADTF), assisted by officers from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, St. Francois County Sheriffâ€™s Office, Desloge Police, Farmington Police, Leadington Police, Ste. Genevieve Police, Ste. Genevieve County Sheriffâ€™s Office, and Iron County Sheriffâ€™s Office, served arrest warrants on 21 individuals.
The arrests are the culmination of a two-year narcotics investigation conducted by MADTF members in the St. Francois County and surrounding areas.
All of the cases involved either the sale or distribution of heroin, methamphetamine, or ICE. Only one case involved marijuana.
The 21 individuals arrested in raids include
Amy I. Axley, 29, of Bonne Terre;
Alicia M. Baker, 28, of Park Hills;
Amanda L. Baker, 26, of Desloge;
Timothy L. Barron, 48, of Farmington;
Robert L. Blanton, 55, of Desloge;
Amber M. Boren, 32, of Park Hills;
Stacy D. Coleman, 51, of Park Hills;
Rachele N. Crocker , 31, of Farmington;
Felicia D. Hamblin, 23, of Farmington;
Jackie R. Johnson, 58, of Farmington;
Rebecca W. Johnson, 59, of Farmington;
Jessica A. Lange, 23, of Farmington;
Amber L. Lashley, 28, of Park Hills;
Keith M. Logan, 36, of Farmington;
Randy L. McEntire, 51, of Bismarck;
Darrell M. Plunkett, 36, of Bonne Terre;
Brenda L. Thurman, 46, of Farmington;
Gregory D. Thurman, 49, of Farmington;
Shawn A. Warden, 29, of Bonne Terre;
Justin A. Winch, 27, of Bonne Terre;
Braydon R. Wright, 23, of Desloge.