Wolf Point Herald

Local Residents Arrested On Drug Charges Near Bainville

While deputies were investigating suspicious activity in the parking lot of the Black Gold Casino near

Bainville Oct. 3, they discovered a male subject had a warrant for his arrest out of Sheridan County.

William Dupree, 34, of Poplar, was taken into custody, reports Roosevelt County Sheriff Freedom Crawford.

Deputies also identified as female subject who was with the male as Tonya Hilliard 29, of Wolf Point.  Hilliard had a felony probation warrant out of California.

Both were taking into custody and, upon further investigation, a large amount of illegal narcotics was discovered. Both were charged with felony possession of dangerous drugs (methamphetamine) and felony possession of dangerous drugs with intent to distribute.

Dupree and Hilliard are both currently incarcerated in the Roosevelt County Jail on $50,000 bond.