Los Alamos Police made several related drug busts recently, arresting five suspects in the process.
Arrested in the operation were Chris Sandy, 37, of 3806 Gold Street, Apt. 6; Daniel Hoth 29, of 3790 Gold Street, Apt. 2; Kevin Herring, 36, of 4039 D. Sycamore Street; Allan L. Houle, 26, of 156 Tunyo Street; and Barry Simmons 37.
The five suspects were apprehended after police received numerous tips the individuals were selling methamphetamine in Los Alamos and White Rock. After surveillance operations were set up outside of Sandy’s and Hoth’s apartments, police also learned that Hoth and Sandy often went on alleged “deliveries” together, of which police observed the two on several occasions in White Rock and Los Alamos.
On Nov. 6, the suspects were taken into custody without incident.