Three Herington residents have been arrested in connection with a month-long investigation regarding the distribution of methamphetamine.
The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Department Drug Enforcement Unit, deputies with the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Department and officers with the Herington Police Department executed a search warrant last Friday at 201 South 12th Street in Herington. Drug paraphernalia items consistent with methamphetamine sales, 8.8 grams gross of marijuana, more than 19 grams of methamphetamine and a firearm were located during the search.
Gary McEwen, 63, was arrested in connection with conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, possession of marijuana, failure to obtain a Kansas drug tax stamp and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Michael Garrett, 34, was arrested in connection with conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, distribution of methamphetamine and felon in possession of a firearm.
Skylar Pruyn, 20, was arrested in connection with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
All three were living at the residence and are currently in the Dickinson County Jail awaiting first appearance.
The case is ongoing and further arrests are expected.