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15 Ohio Valley Residents Arrested in Drug Conspiracy Case Arraigned in Ohio County Courtroom

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WHEELING -

15 individuals arrested for their involvement in a drug conspiracy in Wheeling earlier this month appeared in an Ohio County courtroom Thursday for arraignment.

According to the authorities, 14 of the 15 were released on bond. Brian "Worm" Shultz, the alleged ring leader, was not released from custody and remains in jail. 

(Original Story: Fifteen Ohio Valley Residents Arrested for Conspiracy to Distribute Painkillers)

On Feb. 10, at a press conference, United States Attorney William Ihlenfeld announced that the individuals are included in a list of 83 separate drug charges.