More than 2 dozen nabbed in West Texas meth sweep
POSTED: Monday, June 9, 2014 - 5:00am
UPDATED: Monday, June 9, 2014 - 5:14am
Meth was funneled through San Diego, Las Vegas and Dallas to West Texas
Midland, TX — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; more than two dozen suspects have been nabbed in a crackdown on a West Texas-based methamphetamine ring linked to California and Nevada.
Prosecutors in Midland say 29 people arrested Thursday or already in custody face federal or state charges. Authorities are seeking nine more suspects. Investigators say the meth was funneled through San Diego, Las Vegas and Dallas to West Texas.
Some suspects face state parole violation counts or other warrants in the Odessa-based ring operating since September. The defendants are from Midland, Odessa, Amarillo, San Diego and Las Vegas.