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      Dragnet snags 20 suspected drug dealers

      Ernie Lastarza Gillespie, Jr., 36, faces four counts of distribution of a controlled substance. His bond is set at $75,000.

      Police say 20 suspected drug dealers are in custody after a massive warrant roundup.

      The Missouri State Highway Patrol launched the roundup on Tuesday afternoon after two years of undercover investigations. Jefferson City and Columbia police and the Cole County Sheriff's Department took part in the raids as well. Police say the suspects are believed to have distributed drugs including heroin,methamphetaime,cocaine,crack cocaine, ecstasy and marijuana.

      Gilbert Garcia, Sr., of Columbia, faces 7 counts of distribution of a controlled substance, the most of any of the suspects. Police told reporters on Tuesday they were targeting about 25 people, and they said on Wednesday more arrests are expected.

      The following suspects are currently in custody:

      Joey B. Anderson Jr., 28, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with two counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $250,000.Nicholas Sterling Anglen, 20, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with three counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $20,000.Bradley S. Baldwin, 30, Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with three counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $50,000.Matthew W. Brownfield, 22, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with five counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $250,000.Terrian D. Davis, 20, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with one count of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $100,000.Henry William Evans, 25, Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with two counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $250,000.Gilbert Garcia Sr., 55, of Columbia, Missouri, charged with seven counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $100,000.Ernie Lastarza Gillespie Jr., 36, Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with four counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $75,000.John H. Holsman, 36, Fulton, Missouri, charged with two counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $50,000.David C. Humberg, 57, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with two counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $20,000.Donald Edwin Jacobs Jr., 51, Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with one count of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $25,000.Hannah N. Jarvis, 24, Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with one count of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $20,000.Catherine Jean Martin, 52, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with four counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $100,000.Richard Howard Martin, 56, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with two counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $50,000.Kenneth A. Minor, 38, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with four counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $20,000.Melvin K. Nunley Jr., 28, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with six counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $150,000.Travion Devonte Reams, 21, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with two counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $250,000.Deseray Sharlene Shafer, 26, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with one count of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $250,000.Therron Sloan Jr., 47, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with two counts of distribution of a controlled substance; bond set at $150,000.Richard C. Turner Jr., 35, of Jefferson City, Missouri, charged with three counts of distribution of a controlled substance; held without bond.