Pennsylvania State Police arrested 17 Pennsylvania residents on Wednesday. They are still searching for one person.
Our sister station, WETM-TV in Elmira, reports that the Narcotic Unit conducted numerous undercover purchases of methamphetamine, crystal methamphetamine, heroin, and prescription narcotics as part of ongoing narcotics investigations.
Charges filed include possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, delivery of a controlled substance, unlawful use of a telecommunication facility, criminal conspiracy, and possession of a controlled substance.
State Police arrested the following people: 43-year-old Dahn T. Breese, and 39-year-old Douglas E. Smith of Gillette; 29-year-old Janet M. Cobb, 28-year-old Melissa J. Ferro, 46-year-old Rosemary Johnson, 22-year-old Brooke N. maloney, and 48-year-old Molly J. Pedro of Towanda; 44-year-old Shawn M. Cranmer and 31-year-old Kyle R. Lane of Wysox; 23-year-old Michelle A. Drogan of Meshoppen; 61-year-old Lyle J. Dunn of Dushore; 29-year-old Stephanie L. Eberlin of New Albany; 28-year-old Charles M. Fedock of Athens; 26-year-old James C. Frantz of Sayre; 23-year-old William H. McClintic of Monroeton; 52-year-old Joseph P. Neely of Rome; and 24-year-old Bonnie L Spindler of Tunkhannock.
Police are still looking for 37-year-old Gerald F. Hicks of Canton.
During the arrests, police also arrested fugitives 31-year-old Dustin T. Miller of Waverly and 28-year-old Joshua Ray Vanderpool of Rome.