Monday, 30 April 2018 09:34

14 Charged With Drug Sting Operated out of Chicago Auto Body Shop

Written by Staff, TodayTells

Fourteen people were recently charged for their involvement in a drug sting.

An investigation by the FBI discovered the operation was running out of an auto body shop in the 3300 block of W. Cermak Rd in Chicago, IL.

Undercover officers purchased heroin and ecstasy from individuals operating out of the shop.

Prosecutors said the owner of the shop allowed drugs to be made and stored at the shop in the Little Village neighborhood.

Officers seized nearly $60,000 in cash, dozens of firearms and drugs.

Prosecutors said the following people face charges:

Johnathan Reyna, 25, of Berwyn

Marco Mendoza, 24, of Lyons

Corey Benson, 23, of Chicago

Anton Cole, 23, of Chicago

Anton Little Jr., 20, of Chicago

Devontay Johnson, 26, of Chicago

Prince Brunt, 36, of Chicago

Larry Jones, 55, of Chicago

Commander White, 27, of Chicago

Natasha Summerville, 30, of Chicago

Maurice Carroll, 28 of Chicago

Henry Merrill, 31, of Chicago

The state charged five of the defendants, who will appear in Cook County Criminal Court. Hearings were scheduled for April 24.

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