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January 2, 2014

Grand jury delivers meth-dealing indictments

By CHRISTIN COYNE

A Parker County grand jury recently indicted two people accused of dealing methamphetamine in the Reno area last March and attempting to get rid of the drugs as they fled investigators.

Bryan Keith Kabrick, 51, and Karie Kay Smith, 39, were each indicted Dec. 19 on a charge of manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance, more than 4 grams, less than 200 grams.

Deputies arrived at the residence in the 500 block of Arvel Circle around 4:30 p.m. March 12 and found a Chevrolet Camaro leaving the scene and a wanted man attempting to flee out the back of the residence, according to court records.

Deputies found a cigarette package containing a bag with 7.5 grams of suspected methamphetamine about 6 feet from the driver’s side door where the car had stopped, according to a probable cause affidavit.

The driver of the car, Smith, was smoking a cigarette matching the brand in the package, according to deputies.

Kabrick, who had a parole violation warrant, was observed attempting to flee from the rear of the house, according to the affidavit.

Kabrick threw a black box over the property line fence, the sheriff’s office reported. Inside deputies reportedly found several baggies of suspected methamphetamine totaling more than 34 grams and marijuana totaling nearly 24 grams, along with empty baggies believed to be for repackaging and two sets of electronic scales.

By CHRISTIN COYNE

WD Staff report

A Parker County grand jury recently indicted two people accused of dealing methamphetamine in the Reno area last March and attempting to get rid of the drugs as they fled investigators.

Bryan Keith Kabrick, 51, and Karie Kay Smith, 39, were each indicted Dec. 19 on a charge of manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance, more than 4 grams, less than 200 grams.

Deputies arrived at the residence in the 500 block of Arvel Circle around 4:30 p.m. March 12 and found a Chevrolet Camaro leaving the scene and a wanted man attempting to flee out the back of the residence, according to court records.

Deputies found a cigarette package containing a bag with 7.5 grams of suspected methamphetamine about 6 feet from the driver’s side door where the car had stopped, according to a probable cause affidavit.

The driver of the car, Smith, was smoking a cigarette matching the brand in the package, according to deputies.

Kabrick, who had a parole violation warrant, was observed attempting to flee from the rear of the house, according to the affidavit.

Kabrick threw a black box over the property line fence, the sheriff’s office reported. Inside deputies reportedly found several baggies of suspected methamphetamine totaling more than 34 grams and marijuana totaling nearly 24 grams, along with empty baggies believed to be for repackaging and two sets of electronic scales.

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