WEATHERFORD (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Authorities in North Texas say they have arrested 14 people who were part of a ring that sold drugs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
The Parker County Sheriff’s Office said Friday investigators have seized four pounds of methamphetamine, more than 30 pounds of a date rape drug, $14,000 in cash and four guns.READ MORE: Flights Canceled, Tens Of Thousands Without Power As High Winds Howl Across North Texas
Officials say the investigation began in March after students in Weatherford told a school resource officer that a Weatherford resident was selling large amounts of drugs. Weatherford is located about 60 miles west of Dallas.
The sheriff’s office says all of the seized drugs originated from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.READ MORE: Texas A&M's Women's Basketball Coach Gary Blair To Retire After Leading Aggies Nearly 20 Years
One person is still being sought and more arrests are possible.
Those arrested face various charges, including engaging in organized criminal activity.
Authorities identified the people arrested: Colton Bigham, Ariel Brown, Chelsea Duncan, Coty Franks, Landon Gass, Nicholas Gomez, Michael Higgins, William Johnson, Stephen Lee, Brandon Malaspina, Sue Mobley, Tandyn Moran, Kortney Stepich and Ascencion Vela.MORE NEWS: 4 Texas HS Volleyball Players Face Felonies, Accused Of Allegedly Stripping Teammate On School Bus
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