FBI, police search for ‘armed and dangerous’ Middletown drug ring suspect

FBI, police search for ‘armed and dangerous’ Middletown drug ring suspect
Marqui Conley (Photo: FBI)

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Authorities are turning to the public for help in tracking down a man suspected to be connected to a criminal drug ring out of Middletown.

The Cincinnati office of the FBI announced Thursday that Marqui Conley, 26, was wanted on warrants for felony narcotics trafficking.

Conley is alleged to be a part of a violent criminal organization based in Middletown, they said.

“The group is believed to be involved in multiple homicides and Conley is considered armed and dangerous,” the FBI said in a news release.

Federal and local law enforcement agencies conducted a series of search warrants Monday in the Middletown area and a SWAT raid Thursday for Conley specifically in Springboro.

Conley is described as 5’ 11” and 175 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

He is known to have ties to Middletown, Hamilton, West Chester, Dayton, Cincinnati, Columbus, and Toledo.

Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI at 513-421-4310 or local police.

This investigation is being worked cooperatively by the Middletown Division of Police, Butler County Sheriff’s Office, Warren County Drug Task Force, ATF, Homeland Security Investigations and the FBI Safe Street Task Force.

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