For immediate release:
On June 17, 2011, the Junction City-Geary County Drug Operations Group, assisted by local uniformed law enforcement officers, executed a search warrant at 411 W. 5th St. apartment #2, Junction City, Kansas. The search warrant was obtained after a brief investigation by the Drug Operations Group into suspected drug activity at the residence.
The following persons were arrested:
Raschon Jontue Smith, age 32 of Junction City. He was charged with Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute Within 1000 Feet of a School, No Kansas Drug Tax Stamp, Acquisition of Drug Proceeds, Possession of Marijuana, Felony Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Criminal Possession of a Firearm, and Possession of Stolen Property.
Michael Edward Smith, age 37 of Junction City. He was charged with Possession of Marijuana and Driving without a License. Michael Smith also had 2 outstanding warrants for his arrest.
Isiah Dominique Devine, age 19 of Wichita, KS. He was charged with Possession of Marijuana.
Bond was set at $1500 for Devine. Raschon Smith and Michael Smith were confined at the Geary County Detention Center pending their first appearances in the Geary County District Court.
The Drug Operations Group seized crack cocaine with an estimated street value of $6,600.00, a handgun reported stolen in Grandview Plaza, ammunition, marijuana, US currency, drug paraphernalia, and electronic equipment,
The Junction City-Geary County Drug Operations Group is a joint task force composed of members of the Junction City Police Department, Geary County Sheriff’s Department, and Grandview Plaza Police Department.
Released: 2110 hrs, 06-17-2011
Drug Operations Group