Deputies arrest two suspects after undercover narcotics operatio - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

Deputies arrest two suspects after undercover narcotics operation

(Source: Coryell County Jail) (Source: Coryell County Jail)
(Source: Coryell County Jail) (Source: Coryell County Jail)
GATESVILLE, TX (KXXV) -

The Coryell County Sheriff's office said they arrested two suspects after a lengthy undercover narcotics operation in the Gatesville area. 

Deputies said that the Texas Auto Theft Task Force Unit along along with Chief Deputy Wilcox and Coryell County Sheriff Scott Williams completed a search and arrest at two locations. 

The suspects arrested were 21-year-old Joseph Johnson and 19-year-old Cursti Turner-Cope. 

Johnson was charged with two counts of delivery of marijuana in a drug free zone, and Turner-Cope was charged with manufacture or deliver of marijuana. Deputies said more charges are pending for Johnson.

Deputies seized around 10 pounds of marijuana and a large sum of cash. 

Deputies believe the marijuana was brought to Gatesville from the Colorado area. 

Copyright 2017 KXXV. All rights reserved.

  • NewsMore>>

  • Putin idea for Ukraine referendum rejected by White House

    Putin idea for Ukraine referendum rejected by White House

    Saturday, July 21 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-07-21 04:09:56 GMT
    Saturday, July 21 2018 2:28 AM EDT2018-07-21 06:28:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump waves as he walks across the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Friday, July 20, 2018, to board Marine One for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., en route to Bedminster N.J., for the we...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump waves as he walks across the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Friday, July 20, 2018, to board Marine One for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., en route to Bedminster N.J., for the we...

    The White House says the Trump administration "is not considering supporting" a Vladimir Putin-backed call for a referendum in the eastern Ukraine.

    More >>

    The White House says the Trump administration "is not considering supporting" a Vladimir Putin-backed call for a referendum in the eastern Ukraine.

    More >>
  • Moms told to stop breastfeeding at swimming pool

    Moms told to stop breastfeeding at swimming pool

    Saturday, July 21 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-07-21 05:28:38 GMT
    Saturday, July 21 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-07-21 05:49:30 GMT

    Two moms plan to file discrimination charges after they were told to stop breastfeeding at a pool.

    More >>

    Two moms plan to file discrimination charges after they were told to stop breastfeeding at a pool.

    More >>
  • Migos' Offset arrested on felony gun charges in Georgia

    Migos' Offset arrested on felony gun charges in Georgia

    Friday, July 20 2018 10:16 PM EDT2018-07-21 02:16:05 GMT
    Saturday, July 21 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-07-21 05:21:14 GMT
    Offset of the hip-hop group Migos is facing two felony gun charges. (Photo by Robb Cohen/Invision/AP)Offset of the hip-hop group Migos is facing two felony gun charges. (Photo by Robb Cohen/Invision/AP)

    Offset of the hip-hop group Migos is facing two felony gun charges after he and his bodyguard were pulled over outside of Atlanta.

    More >>

    Offset of the hip-hop group Migos is facing two felony gun charges after he and his bodyguard were pulled over outside of Atlanta.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly