The Huntington Police Department and U.S. Marshals Service conducted a joint and targeted warrant sweep on Monday. The two agencies arrested 13 people in and around Huntington.
The majority of arrestees were high-value targets stemming from ongoing criminal investigations, according to Huntington Police Chief Hank Dial and Michael Baylous, U.S. Marshal for the Southern District of West Virginia.
Those arrested were:
- Joseph Bails, felony possession with intent to deliver
- William Nicks, felony forgery
- Joseph Holley, felony burglary
- Tossie Skaggs, felony burglary
- Akeem Mack, felony possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance
- Andre Meredith, felony delivery of a controlled substance
- Jeremy Calderon, felony abuse of the elderly
- Shannon Monroe, felony robbery
- Dreanna Brown, felony fleeing
- Frank Manilla, felony possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance
- Travis J. Shepherd, felony possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, unlawful taking of a vehicle (misdemeanor) and DUI (misdemeanor)
- De’juan De’vel Williams, felony possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance
- Ryan Edwards, felony aggravated robbery and felony grand larceny
The Huntington Police Department has not released their ages or addresses at this time. During the sweep, officers seized methamphetamine, crack cocaine, marijuana, cash, a vehicle and a gun.
According to HPD, additional arrests may be forthcoming.