DeKalb County Sheriff's Office participates in drug roundup

DeKalb County Sheriff's Office participates in drug roundup

June 5th, 2013 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News


Harris said officers are serving warrants for 33 people today. According to the news release, those people are:

• Stacy Johnson Rayborn

• Samuel Salizan Rivera

• William James McElrath

• Wendy Gorham

• Robert Chad Hall

• Nikki Nicole Richter

• Michael Eric Kelley

• Christopher Dale Holcomb

• Kathy Gass Clure

• Jared Farmer

• Lewis Ramsey

• Casey Lee Cryer

• Jennifer Suzanne Harris

• Michael Shane Dunn

• Melissa Sue Lancaster

• Stuart Kennedy

• Demetrius Jermaine Neal

• Staci Stiefel

• Ricky Brian Phillips

• Kimberly Denise Anderson

• Gloria Jean Patterson

• Kelli Marie McManus

• Denise Ivey Stephens

• Christy Hudgens Taylor

• Don Wayne Mitchell

• Reginald Bruce Nixon

• Darak Health Dean

• Patrick Lee Rogers

• Mark Allen Norris

• Lisa Renee Toti

• Judy Lee Slaton

• Tommy Dustin Burt

• Jennifer Waldrop

The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office arrested 20 people Wednesday and charged them with drug-related crimes, and law enforcement says the number might rise.

The sheriff's office has been investigating drug use in the county for months, according to a news release. Authorities are targeting the misuse of prescription drugs, and Wednesday's roundup is the first phase of the the investigation.

"Today's roundup is merely a step in the process, and the investigation will continue," Sheriff Jimmy Harris said in the release.