Drug ring busted in rural Rolla

6:55 PM, Mar 17, 2011   |    comments
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Rolla, MO (KSDK) - A man and woman were charged Thursday after authorities found illegal narcotics and drug paraphernalia in their home.

Members of the Rolla City Police Department and Phelps County Sheriff's Department issued a search warrant Tuesday afternoon at a residence in the 12000 block of County Road 8070. Authorities were told marijuana and methamphetamine had been sold from the home.

The residents of the home were located on Wednesday in St. James by a Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper. The suspects, 23-year-old Kevin Ellis Jr. and 22-year-old Sara Deluca, were charged with possession of a controlled substance and incarcerated in the Phelps County Jail.

Deluca posted $25,000 bond on Thursday. Ellis remains jailed on $45,000 bond.


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