Two Arrested In Elk City After Authorities Find Meth, Stolen ATV


Saturday, July 13th 2013, 9:45 am
By: News 9


An investigation into a stolen ATV led to the discovery of a drug operation in Elk City.

Authorities arrested 43-year-old Duane Avery and 45-year-old Shelly Gilmore Thursday night after officers say they found about 30 grams of meth inside a home, along with nearly two dozen guns and about $2,000 in cash.

Both Avery and Gilmore were taken to the Elk City Police Department awaiting transfer to Beckham County Jail.

Avery and Gilmore are facing several charges including trafficking meth within 2000 feet of a school and possession of stolen property.