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Several arrested in drug investigation

Posted at 1:54 PM, Aug 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-10 14:54:11-04

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KMTV) — Investigators with the Western Nebraska Intelligence and Narcotics Group (WING) Task Force arrested several individuals Friday, seizing more than 500 grams of methamphetamine and other controlled substances.

The investigation involved two search warrants at residences in Scotts Bluff county. The first warrant was executed Friday morning at a residence in Terrytown, Nebraska State Patrol says.

At that address, investigators discovered approximately 99 grams of methamphetamine and controlled pills.

Authorities arrested Scott Johnson, 47, Tammy Anthony, 53, Steven Rengler, 36, and Tammy Driscoll, 36, as a result of the first search warrant.

All were lodged in Scotts Bluff County Jail for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver.

A second search warrant was executed Friday afternoon at a residence in Scottsbluff. At that address, investigators found 477 grams of methamphetamine, .7 grams of a mixture of methamphetamine and fentanyl, less than one ounce of marijuana, controlled pills and drug paraphernalia.

Trever Ballheim, 39, and Melissa Reed, 42, were both arrested for possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and other charges. Both were lodged in Scotts Bluff County Jail.

The WING Task Force includes officers and investigators from several agencies.