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Two Region 8 men arrested in drug investigation

Vern Lee Schuldheisz      Provided by Sharp Co. Sheriff's Dept. Vern Lee Schuldheisz Provided by Sharp Co. Sheriff's Dept.
Ricky Rogers      Provided by Sharp Co. Sheriff's Dept. Ricky Rogers Provided by Sharp Co. Sheriff's Dept.

SHARP COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – Two Region 8 men are behind bars after they were arrested during an ongoing drug investigation in Sharp County.

According to the Sharp County Sheriff's Department, Vern Lee Schuldheisz and Ricky Rogers were arrested Saturday as a result of an ongoing drug investigation.

Police say 45-year-old Schuldheisz was arrested on a warrant for delivery of a controlled substance (meth), manufacturing a controlled substance (meth), possession of a controlled substance (meth), and possession of drug paraphernalia.

In a separate investigation 46-year-old Ricky Roger was arrested and charged with manufacturing a controlled substance (meth).

Rogers has bonded out of jail, while Schuldheisz was still awaiting a bond hearing in the Sharp County Jail.

The 3rd Judicial Drug Task Force and the Ash Flat Police Department assisted the Sharp County Sheriff's Department in the investigations.

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