Raids lead to drug arrests in Montgomery County

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June 17th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

Sheriff’s officials in Montgomery County say eight people were arrested this week in Red Oak on drug charges. On Wednesday, the execution of a search warrant at 301 West 5th Street in Red Oak resulted in the recovery of a sizeable amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, along with the arrest of 30-year olds John Tallman and Tiffany Marts, both of Red Oak. Tallman was charged with two-counts of delivery of marijuana, 1 count of delivery of Methamphetamine, Possession of marijuana with the intent to deliver, and violation of the drug tax stamp. His bond was set at $50,000. Marts was charged with Possession of marijuana with the intent to deliver, and a drug tax stamp violation. Her bond was set at $5,000.

On Thursday, authorities raided a home at 608 East Grimes Street in Red Oak, and seized meth along with other drug-related items. 28-year old Kyle Archer, of Red Oak, was charged with 3 counts of delivery of Methamphetamine. He was being held in the Union County Jail on an unrelated matter, and will be brought to Montgomery County when his sentences has been served in Union County.

Today (Friday), search warrants were executed at 4:30-a.m. at 1109 Miller Avenue and 1600 East Summit Street, unit 214, both in Red Oak. Officials say a small amount of narcotics were seized along with drug paraphernalia. Taken into custody, was 26-year old Natosha Cralley, of Red Oak, who was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and, 32-year old Leonard Wright, of Red Oak, who was charged with 3 counts of delivery of Methamphetamine. Cralley was cited and released, while Wright was being held in the Montgomery County Jail on $50,000 bond. Also arrested this (Friday) morning, was 18-year old Timothy Humphrey, who was wanted on a Douglas County, Nebraska warrant for Dangerous Drugs. He was being held without bond for Douglas County authorities.

Three other Red Oak residents were arrested this (Friday) morning on drug charges, as well. 29-year old Brice Reed was charged with 2-counts of delivery of marijuana. 25-year old Joshua Hughes, and 33-year old Jeremy Joel Binns, were charged with delivery of Methamphetamine. Reed was being held in jail on $5,000 bond, while Hughes’ Binns’ bonds were set at $50,000 each.