Crime news out of Windsor Vermont as the town’s police department has arrested four suspects on drug charges during what was called “Operation Quicksand”. The operation took place over six months through an investigation into various complaints about drug distribution throughout Windsor.
Thursday, Windsor Police arrested 50-year old James Morse for heroin, 42-year old Steven Gross for heroin, 37-year old David Moodie for cocaine, and 31-year old Stephanie Hewitt for heroin.
A fifth individual, 27-year old Michael Place is still at large and is being sought by authorities for distribution of heroin. Operation Quicksand was the latest effort into combating the plague of drug violence and opiate addiction in New England and police say that these arrests are just the beginning of their ongoing efforts.
The Windsor Police Department has partnered with other local departments as well state police in both twin states, Massachusetts, and the State Attorney David Cahill’s Office.