Law enforcement have arrest eight people they believe to have been involved in a cocaine ring that operated in Killeen.
Federal, state and local law enforcement arrested suspects believed to have operated a cocaine distribution operation since October.
A grand jury indicted the suspects on various drug-related charges for the alleged possession and attempted distribution of cocaine and “crack” cocaine.
In total, law enforcement seized 756 grams of cocaine, 22 grams of crack cocaine and a little more than 5 pounds of marijuana. The total street value for the drugs is estimated at nearly $94,000, Killeen Police spokeswoman Carroll Smith said.
The suspects are:
— Cornelius Tywarren Wilson, 31
— Christopher Andrew Wilson, 29
— Jamel Azar Singleton, 38
— Jason Eugene Jackson, 30
— Bryant Keith Presley, 28
— Katrie Deshone Simpson, 30
— Michael Anthony Mango, 38
— Walter Chambers, 26
See full story in Saturday's Killeen Daily Herald.