Bust nails top Rifle meth dealer, authorities say

Bust nails top Rifle meth dealer, authorities say
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By WILL GRANDBOIS

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Authorities believe they caught Rifle’s main methamphetamine supplier and his California connection in a roundup last week that included seven arrests and seizure of 3 pounds of meth. The Two Rivers Drug Enforcement Team (TRIDENT), in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Administration and the 9th Judicial District Attorney’s Office, also seized a stolen firearm and additional undisclosed amounts of drugs as part of the investigation, which included three state wiretaps as well as searches of multiple locations and two vehicles. Further seizures and arrests are anticipated.Chief among the suspects are Frank Minoru Shino Jr,. 49, of Rifle, …

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