On Monday, August 5th 2019, two Marshall County residents were arrested and charged with drug offenses in Marshall County.
On 08/05/2019, detectives with the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office conducted an investigation into the distribution of methamphetamine in Marshall County. Detectives observed Ryan Curry in the area of Pirates Cove in Marshall County. Curry had an active arrest warrant and was operating a vehicle on a suspended license. Detectives made contact with Curry. Detectives contacted Deputy Rowley and K-9 Fox to the location. Fox alerted to the vehicle for the presence of narcotics and detectives searched the vehicle. Detectives located approximately a half pound of methamphetamine and over $250 cash. Detectives arrested Ryan Curry for the following charges: trafficking in controlled substance, 1st degree, 1st offense more than 2 grams methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, giving officer false identifying information, operating on suspended or revoked operator’s license and failure to appear
Detectives continued the investigation and arrested Tamera Russell and discovered another ounce of methamphetamine, digital scales, marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Tamera Russell was arrested for the following charges: trafficking in controlled substance, 1st degree, 1st offense more than 2 grams methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.
The methamphetamine seized has a street value of approximately $18,200.