Three Formally Charged in Major Meth Bust

Published 08/08 2014 08:14PM

Updated 08/08 2014 08:21PM

Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office
Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office
A trio of men accused of being members of an Arizona-based drug ring are formally charged, while authorities still search for another suspect.

Gerardo Sanchez and Eriberto Ortego of Phoenix, Arizona, Leonal Beltran of Nogales, Mexico all face dealing meth charges, two face resisting arrest.
Acting on a tip, a joint law enforcement effort arrested the men in Gibson County and Vanderburgh County allegedly carrying 14 pounds of meth.

Authorities also issue a warrant for the arrest of a fourth person, 27-year-old Rosario Ramirez. The prosecutors office says Ramirez has an Arizona address, but he may still be in the area.

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