Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office: Joint Investigation results in 11 federal indictments

Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office: Joint Investigation results in 11 federal indictments

VAN ZANDT COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A joint investigation into East Texas drug trafficking by numerous local, county, and federal law enforcement agencies has resulted in 11 people receiving federal indictments for multiple charges.

According to a press release, the investigation was conducted by the Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, the Canton Police Department, the Grand Saline Police Department, the Kaufman County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division, the Mineola Police Department, and the Kerens Police Department.

The investigation lasted several months.

The people that received federal indictments as a result of the investigation include Lisa Powers, of Canton, Christopher Colgrove, of Forney, Terrance Cullins, of Canton, Shauna Thomas, of Fruitvale, Christopher Herring, of Wills Point, Stephanie Stevenson, of Canton, Rexford Morris, of Grand Saline, Robby Baker, of Canton, Nash Fuller, of Grand Saline, David Walker, of Seagoville, and one other person who will not be identified until he or she is arrested.

The federal indictments include conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, possession of a firearm in the furtherance of a drug trafficking offense, and unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon.

"This investigation is another testament of the interagency cooperation with law enforcement on the continual battle against the drug trafficking in Van Zandt County," the press release stated. "We would like to thank all law enforcement agencies that assisted in this investigation."

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