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Press Release - Drug Arrest
Posted Date:
8/19/2011
For immediate release: August 19th, 2011


On 081711, Officer Nick Blake of the Junction City Police Department along with Sergeant Mark Maschmeier of the Geary County Sheriff's Office made contact with a several subjects near Lacy Drive & US 77


The subjects were contacted by Blake and subsequently his Police K9 was deployed around the RV they were driving. A positive indication was received and about 150 lbs. of marijuana was found in the 1998 Freightliner RV. Some US currency was seized along with the RV, and  a 1996 Honda Civic the RV was pulling. 


Arrested were Richard C. Welch 48 from North Carolina, Casey D. Standard 28 from South Carolina, and Brian L. Williams 43 from California. All three men will have their first appearance in Geary County District Court today on charges of Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Sell. 

 

                                                                                                                                                            Tim Brown

                                                                                                                                                    Junction City Police Chief