In the early morning hours on Wednesday morning, the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office conducted a narcotics raid in the 100 block of CR1048 in Celeste. Four felony warrants were served. A firearm was seized along with approximately 228 grams of methamphetamines.
Five subjects were taken into custody.
John Frank Chesne 31 of Celeste was arrested on a Failed to Maintain Financial Responsibility warrant and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance Penalty Group #1 >4<200 grams.
Lacy Hamm 31 of Celeste was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Bryan Wayne Butler 36 of Greenville was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance Penalty Group #1 >4<200 grams.
Randall Scott Hughes 56 of Celeste was arrested for a Parole Violation and for Possession of a Controlled Substance Penalty Group #1 >4<2oo grams.
Stephanie Lynn Baldridge 39 of Celeste was arrested on three felony warrants out of Collin County.
“I want to thank the Greenville Police Department, the Fannin County Sheriff’s Office, the Bonham Police Department and Constable Terry Jones in their assistance in running this investigations into the arrests of these persons. Once again, we continue our war on illegal narcotics in Hunt County and we are working every day on curtailing these kind of activities. So, if you are dealing narcotics within the County of Hunt, I suggest that you go somewhere else!”
Hunt County Sheriff Randy Meeks
Hunt County Sheriff
During this past week investigators with the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office executed multiple search and arrest warrants which resulted in the recovery of narcotics and six people arrested.
Investigators initially responded to a residence in the 3000 block of Langford Street in Greenville Texas to execute a felony arrest warrant on Laura Michelle Irwin a 44 year old female from Greenville Texas and in doing so observed narcotics in plain view. A search warrant was obtained and executed the same day which resulted in the recovery of methamphetamine and paraphernalia.
The second location where a search warrant was executed was in the 2800 block of Sayle Street Greenville Texas which resulted in the recovery of methamphetamine and the arrest of Martin Rioz Jr., 31, of Greenville Texas.
Also arrested during these search warrants are as follows:
Robert Alan Parker, 48, Commerce
Leobardo Martinez, 38 Greenville
John David Sampson, 31, Greenville
Jeromy Michael Roberts, 47 Oklahoma
Sheriff Meeks stated: “I appreciate the hard work the investigators put in on these cases and thankful that more drugs and drug dealers have been taken off the streets of Hunt County”.
Sheriff Randy Meeks
On July 16th, 2019 Tactical Teams from the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office, Rains County Sheriff’s Office and Greenville Police Department executed a narcotic search at a residence in the 3700 block of FM 2649 in the Lone Oak area of Hunt County.
The search warrant was the result of an investigation conducted by Hunt County Sheriff’s Office Investigators who seized 1,750 grams of methamphetamine and 14 firearms from inside the residence.
The tactical teams also located children inside the residence and they were turned over to Child Protective Services at the scene and two adults were arrested and charged with Manufacture and Delivery of a Controlled Substance greater than one gram. Those arrested are identified as follows:
April Lanae McMennamy, 32 year old female from Lone Oak, Texas
Curtis Leverl McMennamy, 34 year old male from Lone Oak, Texas
Both subjects have been arraigned and given a $100,000.00 bond each.
Sheriff Meeks stated: “I find it very troubling that these individuals were in possession of this dangerous drug and multiple firearms in the house with their children. I am very grateful for the successful outcome to this raid and that no one was injured in the process. I would like to thank the Rains County Sheriff’s Office and the Greenville Police Department for their assistance in this case”.
Sheriff Randy Meeks
On May 23, 2019 tactical officers with the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office and Greenville Police Department executed a narcotics search warrant on a room at the Economy Inn located at 5103 Interstate 30, Greenville Texas.
The narcotics search warrant was the culmination of a joint investigation between the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office and Greenville Police Department which resulted in the seizure of 84 grams of methamphetamine, U.S. currency and a firearm. Armando Osornio Quiroz, 28 years of age from Greenville Texas was arrested and charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon. Mr. Quiroz was arraigned on the charges and was issued a total bond of $120,000.00
Sheriff Meeks stated: “I want to commend the investigators on their thorough and diligent work on this investigation. I would like to remind everyone if you have information regarding narcotic activity you can report it to Hunt County Crime Stoppers anonymously at 903-457-2929”.