Massive Drug Bust In Clermont County - Cincinnati News, Weather, Sports from FOX19 NOW-WXIX

Massive Drug Bust In Clermont County

(UNION TOWNSHIP, OH) -- Officers in Clermont County have arrested 28 people following a massive drug bust.

Authorities in Union Township had been receiving numerous complaints about drug activity in the Piccadilly Square / Southern Trace Apartment complexes over the past several months.

An investigation developed and several undercover agents were able to purchase various drugs, including Oxycontin, crack cocaine, heroin and Vicodin.

The dollar value of the seized drugs is estimated at $13,000.

The Clermont County grand jury indicted 12 individuals on 19 felony charges on Jan. 16. The others were charged prior to Jan. 16.

Deputies remain active in attempting the arrest warrants of those indicted on Jan. 16.

Those indicted on Jan. 16 and their charges:

David Masterson, 62, Cincinnati, aggravated trafficking in drugs 3rd degree, trafficking in drugs 5th degree

Daryl Vest, 63, Bethel, aggravated trafficking in drugs 3rd degree

Robert Tunney, 26, Cincinnati, aggravated trafficking in drugs 4th degree

Lisa McIntosh, 45, Amelia, trafficking in drugs 5th degree

James Daugherty, 44, Amelia, aggravated trafficking in drugs 4th degree, two counts

Sheila Cione, 39,  Cincinnati, trafficking in cocaine, trafficking in drugs 4th degree

Joseph Cione, 38, Cincinnati, trafficking in cocaine 4th degree

Jason Widmeyer, 31, Cincinnati, trafficking in drugs 5th degree

Robert C. Day, 20, Cincinnati, possession of cocaine, trafficking in cocaine, tampering with evidence 2nd degree

Margarita Reyes, 23, Cincinnati, possession of cocaine, trafficking in cocaine 5th degree

Corey Coffey, 21, Cincinnati, trafficking in cocaine 4th degree

Eric Brabant, 21, Cincinnati, trafficking in marijuana 4th degree, trafficking in marijuana 5th degree

Those charged in municipal court on Jan. 16:

Ken Byus, Cincinnati, illegal processing of drug documents deception to obtain a dangerous drug 5th degree

Elisha Langdon, Cincinnati, drug possession of crack cocaine

In addition, 12 others have been previously charged in relation to this investigation.

  • FOX19 HeadlinesMore>>

  • Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

    Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:27:02 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:22:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...

    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.

    Full Story >

    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.

    Full Story >
  • US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    US says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 11:26:45 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:22:28 GMT
    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S. (Source: Pixabay)The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S. (Source: Pixabay)

    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.

    Full Story >

    The Trump administration says conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S.

    Full Story >
  • 'Crazy Rich Asians' shines bright at the box office

    'Crazy Rich Asians' shines bright at the box office

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:37:04 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-08-19 21:10:08 GMT
    (Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Constance Wu in a scene from the film "Crazy Rich Asians."(Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Constance Wu in a scene from the film "Crazy Rich Asians."

    Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance "Crazy Rich Asians" took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg's action-packed "Mile 22".

    Full Story >

    Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance "Crazy Rich Asians" took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg's action-packed "Mile 22".

    Full Story >
Powered by Frankly