Seventeen people arrested in Athens roundup

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ATHENS, Ala. (WHNT)– Friday, a team from the Athens Police Department and Limestone County Sheriff’s Office began Operation Spring Fling 2015.
Spring Fling 2015 included a list of 35 arrest warrants, investigators say, and as of Friday night 17 people were taken into custody on a total of 26 charges. The other 18 will be listed in a database as “wanted”, police say, until officers are able to find them.
The team involved in the roundup also conducted two search warrants on Hardy Street and Westmoreland Avenue.  Police say they recovered a small amount of marijuana, crack cocaine, drug paraphernalia and $2000 in cash.

The team arrested these people on Friday, according to a press release. They are listed by name, with their charges following:

  1. Brenda Gayle Raymond- Possession of Marijuana 2nd degree, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  2. Kevin Alexander Cruse- Possession of a Controlled Substance (Alprazolam), Possession of Marijuana    2nd degree
  3. Michelle Louise Vaughn- Unlawful Distribution of a Controlled Substance (Crack Cocaine)
  4. Linda J Green- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  5. Westley Bennett Hughes- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  6. Tia Leshae McCurry- Possession of Marijuana 2nd, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  7. Justin Charles Stevens- Possession of Controlled Substance (Oxycodone, Sublingual), Unlawful Distribution of a Controlled Substance (Roxicodone 30mg)
  8. Hazel Christina Thomas- Conspiracy to Commit a Controlled Substance Crime
  9. Robert Shannon Wilbanks – Possession of Marijuana 2nd degree, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  10. Karen Elaine Williams – Possession of Dangerous Drugs (Hydrocodone pills)
  11. Kenneth Levorn Holt – Unlawful Distribution of a Controlled Substance (Crack Cocaine)
  12. Larine Kelly Clark – Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  13. Rodney Oneal Watkins – Distribution of a Controlled Substance (Crack Cocaine)
  14. Takayas Rahsaan Gill – Distribution of a Controlled Substance (Crack Cocaine)
  15. Dennis W Green – Unlawful Distribution of a Controlled Substance (Crack Cocaine)
  16. Tracy Lynn Simon- Possession of Controlled Substance, Unlawful Distribution of a Controlled Substance (Crack Cocaine), – Conspiracy to Commit a Controlled Substance Crime, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia 2nd offence
  17. Angelina Siniard – Possession of Marijuana 2nd degree, Failure to pay warrant for Use / Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

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