Investigators Find Synthetic Cannabinoids in Johnson County Quickmart BP [PHOTOS]
On September 10, the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office Aggressive Criminal Enforcement Unit raided the Quickmart BP on Highway 50 in Kingsville. The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant after a month of investigations, where the authorities were working with federal authorities in an attempt to stop the sales of synthetic cannabinoids and synthetic cathinones in Johnson County.
The Johnson County investigators seized several packages of the cannabinoids and synthetic cathinones, 1000 pieces of drug paraphernalia inside the store, and $5,000 in U.S. Currency that is believed to be profits of the illegal drug selling operation. 54-year-old Rana Usman of Kansas City, Missouri, was arrested after 14 packages of synthetic narcotics were found on him.
Usman was charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute and possession of drug paraphernalia with the intent to distribute. Usman’s bond was set at $25,000.
48-year-old Terri L. Fagan, of Kingsville was also arrested for distribution of a controlled substance, but was released pending the filing of formal charges.