Investigation Leads to Two Arrests

Story Category: Live Updates »

Investigation Leads to Two Arrests

Lexington Park, MD - 2/8/2013

Printer friendly

By St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office - Vice Narcotics

St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office   Vice Narcotics - Diane Rachel Forrest (Age 43 of Lexington Park)
St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office Vice Narcotics - Diane Rachel Forrest (Age 43 of Lexington Park)

Vice/Narcotics detectives conducted a month long investigation into prescription medication being distributed by Suspect c.

Detectives obtained a search and seizure warrant. Suspect Yates was observed by detectives distributing “Oxycodone” to two other individuals in the parking lot of a business in the northern portion of St. Mary’s County.

Suspect Yates attempted to swallow several “Oxycodone” tablets, however detectives were able to prevent that and recover the pills. A second suspect, Diane Rachel Forrest (Age 43 of Lexington Park) was apprehended and found to be in possession of 24 “Oxycodone” pills. Detectives witnessed her purchasing from Suspect Yates.

Two additional arrests are pending.

In total 101 “Tramadol”, 13 “Clonazepam”, 15 “Methadone” and 115 “Oxycodone” tablets were recovered. The street value of the pills seized exceeds $4,000. In addition to multiple cellular phones, nearly $1,000 was recovered as well.

This investigation continues and additional arrests and charges are expected.  



News Feedback NOTE: Views expressed below do not reflect the views or opinions of TheBayNet.com, or the employees of TheBayNet.com.


Send This Story to a Friend!






Back to Top




© 2005-2014 TheBayNet, Inc.