On Jan. 12, it was announced that Texas authorities took seven people into custody following several months of investigation into an alleged methamphetamine ring. The report stated that the drugs and firearms associated with the alleged ring were discovered during the execution of search warrants into multiple residences on Jan. 8 and Jan. 9.
The first group of search warrants were executed in Comal, Kendall and Kerr counties. During the searches, the authorities reportedly recovered around 14 ounces of methamphetamine and firearms. Four people, who were identified as a 22-year-old woman, a 26-year-old man, a 27-year-old man and a 54-year-old man, were charged with conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance with an intent to distribute.