BREAKING NEWS – 7 arrested in sting operation

Seven people went to jail Thursday after simultaneous searches were conducted on Boswell Street and the Triangle Trailer Park.

According to 16th Judicial Administrator Dale Weaver, his agency along with agents with United States Homeland Security and Arkansas State Police conducted the investigation at the two locations.

Weaver said agents recovered more than 17 ounces of methamphetamine with a street value of more than $40,000 as well as more than $11,000 in U.S. currency. Four vehicles were also seized.

Those arrested and currently in jail are:

• Marcos Roblero-Ramirez, 22, of 1935 E. Boswell St.

• Hugo Leonel Lucas, 18, of 1935 E. Boswell St.

• Genevie Sanchez, 20, of 1935 E. Boswell Str.

• Jorge Luis Rivera Cervantes, 21, of Lot 31, Triangle Trailer Park

• Sergio Cervantes, 22, of Lot 31, Triangle Trailer Park

• Sigifredo Cervantes Rivera, 22, of Lot 31, Triangle Trailer Park

• Sahira Anel Lopez, 19, Lot 31, Triangle Trailer Park.

Weaver said all six are facing numerous methamphetamine-related felonies.

—from submitted reports