Shelby police charge 34 in drug investigation

Shelby police are asking for the public’s help in finding 12 people who were among 34 suspects charged in a year-long investigation called “Spring Clean 2015.”

Drugs purchased during the operation included crack cocaine, methamphetamine, marijuana and prescription medications, Police Chief Jeff Ledford said.

Suspects still wanted by authorities are Travis Paul Davis, 35; Kebra Eric Eskridge, 32; Eric Jermaine Hunter Sr., 55; Kevin Lee Lockhart, 33; Calvin Lewis Moore Jr., 46; Devonta Oneil Nance, 22; Reginald Sentrel Osborne, 28; James Matthew Ridgewell, 23; Alandus Montrell Smith, 25; Stephanie Alisa Stevenson, 40; Michael Lewis Surratt, 40; Jamie Jarrode Wallace, 32.

Anyone with information on the suspects’ whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 704-481-TIPS (8477).

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