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18 Arrested in Crystal Meth Bust Dubbed 'Operation Ice Pick'

Sheriff says more arrests are expected.
STONE COUNTY, AR -- Several law enforcement agencies arrested 18 people on 38 charges Wednesday after a 9-month undercover investigation.

According to the Stone County Sheriff's Office (SCSO), "Operation Ice Pick," an investigation targeting suspects accused of dealing crystal methamphetamine, also known as "ice," began in March 2013.

Officers began executing arrest warrants at daybreak Tuesday, landing 18 suspects behind bars, but SCSO says they expect more arrests as the investigation continues.

Stone County Deputies, Mountain View Police, Arkansas State Police, 16th Judicial Drug Task Force, Izard County Sheriff's Department, Mountain Home Police Department, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and Arkansas Parole and Probation assisted in the arrests.

The following suspects were arrested for these respective charges:

John Matthew Ogle - 31 - of Mountain View, charged with 3 counts of delivery of crystal methamphetamine, maintaining drug premises, possession of crystal meth with purpose to deliver

Robert L Avey - 49 - of Timbo was charged with 5 counts of delivery of crystal meth.

Andrea Sutterfield - 44 - of Timbo was charged with 1 count of delivery of crystal meth.

Michele Pacheco - 52 - of Alco was charged with 1 count of delivery of crystal meth.

Stanley Trammell - 50 - of Alco  was charged with 2 counts of delivery of crystal meth.

William Hocutt - 52 - of Newnata, Ar was charged with 1 count of delivery of crystal meth.

Thomas G Morrison - 30 - of Mountain View, was charged with 1 count of delivery of crystal meth, 2 count maintain drug premises, possession of marijuana with purpose to deliver, and simultaneous possession of drugs and firearms.

Jonathan Pitts - 24 - of Mountain View, charged with 2 counts of delivery of crystal meth and probation violations.

Cody Sweat - 23 - of Mountain View, charged with delivery of crystal meth and probation violations.

Tina Harris - 40 - of Mountain View, charged with 2 count of delivery of crystal meth.

David Richard Fritz - 37 - of Mountain View, charged with 2 counts of delivery of crystal meth and possession of crystal meth.

Jessica Rowland Burns - 35 - of Mountain View, charged with 1 count of delivery of crystal meth.

Christopher Briscoe - 36 - of Mountain View, charged with 1 count possession of drug paraphernalia.

Crystal Shipman - 30 - of Mountain View, charged with Parole Violation.

James L. Keen - 40 - of Mountain View, charged with 2 counts of delivery of meth, and possession of crystal meth with the purpose to deliver.

Cori Morgan - 38 - of Fox, charged with 3 counts of possession of schedule 2 narcotic with purpose to deliver.

Jessica McDougal - 28 - of Quitman, charged with possession of crystal meth over 2 grams.

Jesse Brem - 25 - of Mountain View, charged with one count of forgery 2nd degree
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