CHATTANOOGA-A joint investigation involving the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation along with the Tennessee Meth and Pharmaceutical Task Force, the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) HIDTA Task Force and the Pikeville Police Department resulted in indictments returned on 43 individuals by a Bledsoe County Grand Jury this past Monday.

Early this morning, 29 individuals of those 43 indicted were arrested without incident.The case originated from the TBI drug investigation unit in April of 2013. During an undercover operation, some of the numerous purchases conducted were of Schedule II morphine pills and Schedule III hydro-morphine pills, methamphetamine and marijuana. Drug buys were conducted at individuals’ residences and from their vehicles at pre-arranged meeting locations.

All those arrested were transported to the Bledsoe County Jail and have various bond amounts based on their individual cases. TBI received additional assistance on the arrests from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the Tennessee Department of Probation and Parole, and the Sequatchie County/Dunlap PD SWAT Team, the 12th Judicial Drug Task Force and the 12th District Attorney’s Office.


Blake Thomas Angel                                                 Stephen Lee Brock

Casual Exchange Marijuana                                            Sale of Oxycodone-Schedule II

Nicholas Cline Angel                                                Richard Leroy Brown

Casual Exchange Marijuana                                            Sale of Hydrocodone-Schedule III

Sandra Ann Angel                                                     Thomas Jefferson Clark

Sale of Hydrocodone- Schedule III                              Sale of Methamphetamine/Oxycodone-Schedule II

Brandy King Austin                                                 Christopher Lynn Douglas

Sale of Carisoprodol-Schedule IV                                  Sale of Morphine- Schedule II

Regina Faye Bowman                                             Lisa Mae Gore

Sale of Hydrocodone- Schedule III                              Sale of Hydrocodone- Schedule III

Allan Dale Hannah Jr.                                          Justin Jay Prater

Sale of Hydrocodone- Schedule III                               Sale of Oxymorphone-Schedule II

 Joshua Marquez Hood                                           Ronald Anthony Pruitt

Sale of Marijuana-Schedule IV                                       Sale of Amphetamine-Schedule II

Kandace April Johnson                                         Tommy Joe Richardson

Sale of Oxycodone-Schedule II                                      Sale of Amphetamine-Schedule II

 Ramona Darlene Johnson                                    Amanda Leann Rollins

Sale of Methamphetamine-Schedule II                        Sale of Morphine- Schedule II

Timothy James Lawson                                          Joshua Ray Simmons

Sale of Morphine- Schedule II                                         Sale of Morphine- Schedule II

Charles Ray Layne                                                    Mitchell Dewayne Sincell

Sale of Hydrocodone- Schedule III                                Sale of Hydrocodone- Schedule III

William James Layne                                               Sue Ann Sincell

Sale of Morphine- Schedule II                                      Sale of Hydrocodone- Schedule III

Ricoh Justin Lockett                                              Adam Brian Smith

Sale of Marijuana-Schedule IV                                      Sale of Methamphetamine-Schedule II

Nancy Gale Martin                                                  Scotty Carl Smith

Sale of Amphetamine-Schedule II                                Sale of Morphine- Schedule II

Joseph Edward McDonald                                    Wilma Ann Smith

Sale of Hydrocodone- Schedule III                              Possession of Carisoprodol-Schedule IV

Sale of Hydrocodone- Schedule III

Danny Ray Mchone                                                Amber Dawn Songer

Sale of Oxycontin-Schedule II                                     Sale of Morphine- Schedule II

Micki Danielle Nalley                                            Charles Kay Trussel

Sale of Hydrocodone- Schedule III        Sold Syringes containing Schedule II, III  and IV

Sale of Amphetamine-Schedule II

Adam Lee Newby                                                   Paula Michele Turner

Sale of Hydrocodone- Schedule III                             Sale of Morphine- Schedule II

Jerrica Lynn Parrot                                                Michael Shane Underwood

Sale of Methamphetamine-Schedule II                    Sale of Methamphetamine-Schedule II

Angela Rose Patton                                               Stephanie Diane Wiggins

Sale of Morphine- Schedule II                                    Sale of Methamphetamine-Schedule II

Kenneth Ray Wilkey

Sale of Marijuana-Schedule IV

Christopher Lee Wright

Sale of Oxycodone-Schedule II

Sale of Morphine- Schedule II

Sharon Bowman

Sale of Methamphetamine-Schedule II