Three year Marion County drug investigation yields 16 indictments

MANNINGTON, W.Va. – Sixteen are facing indictment in Marion County following a three year investigation.

Investigators call the operation an “organized criminal enterprise” and were believed to manufacture and distribute methamphetamine and fentanyl.

Several of the 16 people indicted have been implicated in violent crimes related to drugs as well.

The following people have been named in the indictment:
Daniel C. Tucker
Megan Tucker
Steven C. Tucker
Jason Jones
Frankie L. Smith
Angela Smith
Daija Marie Weekley
Brittany Efaw
David S. Layman
Ethan R. Gibson
Stacey L. Thompson Jr.
Joseph M. Slater Jr.
Jason Scruggs
Drake Deonte Dodson-Williams
Thomas Wilson
Mickey W. Swisher
Michael David Handley