‘Operation Rolling Rock’ sting nets 12 on drug charges

Police in Bluffton arrest a woman as part of a large-scale sting on Friday, April 14, 2017. (The Bluffton News-Banner)

BLUFFTON, Ind. (WANE) A six-month investigation into drug activity in Wells County concluded Friday with the arrests of 12 people.

Bluffton Police said the DETECT Drug Task Force, comprised of law enforcement agencies from Adams and Wells Counties, served arrest warrants to 12 people on Friday, including five who were already jailed. Six more were taken into custody.

Officers seized marijuana, heroin, methamphetamine, cocaine and prescription pills during the sting.

The sting was named “Operation Rolling Rock,” a reference to Sisyphus’s journey in Greek mythology when he rolled an immense boulder up a hill.

Mug shots courtesy Wells County Sheriff’s Department

Arrested Friday are (all from Bluffton) are:

  • Christopher Bushee, 30
  • Kristopher Souter, 31
  • Christopher Sills, 30
  • Stacy Turner, 39
  • Rebecca Laughery, 26
  • Max Healey, 37

Warrants were served to the following people who were already in jail:

  • Tammy Dasher, 46, in Wells County Jail
  • Rebecka Diaz, 39, in Adams County Jail
  • Trae Lane, 23, in Wells County Jail
  • Justice Ice, 22, in Grant County Jail
  • Kain Vaughn, 21, in Wells County Jail

Police are searching for 23-year-old Catey Williams. She is encouraged to turn herself in at the Wells County Jail.