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Nine people arrested on drug charges in Baxter County

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
BAXTER COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

Nine people were arrested Wednesday on several drug charges thanks to a joint investigation by the Baxter County Sheriff’s Office, Mountain Home Police Department, Arkansas State Police and the 14th Judicial Drug Task Force.

A search warrant was executed at a house on East 11th Street in Mountain Home around 10:40 a.m. Wednesday.

The search warrant was obtained after drug purchases were made from that house on more than one occasion from more than one person.  

Officers found drug paraphernalia and items used in the packaging of narcotics.

Three people were arrested at that house.

A second search warrant was executed at a home on Buzzard Roost Cuttoff around 11:45 a.m.

This search warrant was obtained after a controlled buy of methamphetamine was made from a person who lived there.

During the search, numerous devices used for smoking marijuana and methamphetamine were found in the house.

Syringes, scales, baggies and meth along with a Kel-Tec 32 automatic handgun were seized.

Six people were arrested at this house.

The charges each person faces are listed below.

Cheyenne Cody Shinault, 36, of Mountain Home is charged with felonies for delivery of a controlled substance, felon in possession of a firearm, possession of drug paraphernalia and simultaneous possession of drugs and firearms. He is also facing charges for contempt of court and failure to appear.

Hannah McBride Miller, 23, of Mountain Home is charged with felonies for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Jesse Joe Martin, 30, of Gassville is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to appear.

Katlyn Dawn Marler, 25, of Gassville is charged with felonies for possession of drug paraphernalia, residential burglary and theft of property. She is also charged with contempt of court.

Quinton Mathew Glover, 29, of Mountain Home is charged with a felony for possession of drug paraphernalia.

Michael Vincent Andrews, 22, of Cotter is facing charges for delivery of methamphetamine, unlawful use of a communication device, failure to appear and probation violation.

Kathleen Elain Pieri, 36, of Mountain Home is charged with a felony for possession of drug paraphernalia.

Ricky Lee Abbott, 37, of Mountain Home is charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to appear.

Joshua Charles Wells, 25, of Mountain Home is charged with felonies for delivery of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance.

According to the news release from the Baxter County Sheriff’s Office, the investigation is ongoing and more arrests are expected. 

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