19 Face Federal Meth Charges
WSIL -- Nineteen southern Illinois residents have been indicted on meth charges.
A federal grand jury in Benton handed down the indictments Tuesday. Those charged are:
Delbert Bargo, Jr., 53, of Thompsonville
Laura L. Coker, 51, of Carterville
Amber R. Duckworth, 37, of Hurst
Caleb S. Hoffard, 36, of Marion
Jamie L. Hughey, 36, of Mt. Vernon
Traci L. Jackson, 36, of West Frankfort
Jeffrey Morneweg, 49, of Johnston City
Jessica M. Peters, 34, of West Frankfort
Justin C. Phillips, 27, of Elizabethtown
Scotie M. Slaten, 26, of West Frankfort
Jamie R. Sneed, 31, of West Frankfort
Kevin Spurlock, 42, of DuQuoin
Regina K. Spurlock, 41, of DuQuoin
Jason K. Wells, 30, of Marion
Weldon A. Poole, 29, of Marion
Amber D. Mulkins, 31, of Marion
Kathryn Ann Medlin, 43, of Thompsonville
Two people have not yet been taken into custody. All face up to 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
The investigation in these cases was conducted by the Illinois State Police, Southern Illinois Drug Task Force, United States Marshals Service, Franklin County Sheriff's Office, West City Police Department, Christopher Police Department, Zeigler Police Department, Sesser Police Department, Drug Enforcement Administration, Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Jackson County State's Attorney, Franklin County State's Attorney, Williamson County Sheriff's Department, Southern Illinois Drug Enforcement Group, Pope County Sheriff's Office, and the Pope County State's Attorney.
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