23 arrested, 19 sought, in 'Around The Horn' raid



Posted on February 21, 2013 at 12:45 PM

Updated Friday, Feb 22 at 2:27 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- 23 people have been arrested and police continue to look for 19 other suspects in a Floyd County, Ind. drug and weapons raid.

Those suspects, who are from all across Kentuckiana, including Louisville, were arrested on drug and weapons charges Thursday morning, according to Floyd County Sheriff's Department.

35 of the defendants are facing state charges, three are facing federal charges and the others were arrested on unrelated charges.

These arrests come after a several months of investigation from local and federal authorities as part of the "Around the Horn" investigation.

The suspects are facing a variety of charges including dealing and possession of methamphetamine, cocaine, Oxycontin and spice. Some are also accused of trafficking weapons.

Click here to see the mug shots of the suspects.

Arrested were:

Lewis York

Edward Warford

Vernon Casey

Kimber Carothers

William Lozier

Daniel McKinney

Shawn Whiteman

Michael Miller

Sean Dansby

Clarence Smith

Dontay Knuckles

Dennis Smith

Daniel Coomer

Talvin Strain

Tony Haskel, Jr.

Lucas Samons

Kerry Heald

Nathian McPheeters