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Oconee County Sheriff’s Office Announces Second Drug Round-Up of 2022


Whitney Sloan Peay



William David Gunn



Tyler Ray Spearman



Teresa Lynn Worley



Mitchell Adair Sloan



Matthew Lee Thompson



Mark Evan Medlin



Lori Denise Williams



Kermit Eugene Moss



Justin Marshall Gunn



Joshua James Witherington



James Gus Orr, Jr.



James Earl Webb



David Wayne Howard



Dylan Trevor Bernard



Benjamin Eric Ramey



Barry Dee Palmer II



Christina Ann Henson



Ann Marie Ballard



Shasta Denard Richardson


(Walhalla, SC)---------------------------------The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is announcing today that the second drug round-up of 2022 began yesterday morning.


The Sheriff’s Office began the operation with a meeting and briefing at 9:00am at the Law Enforcement Center in Walhalla.


The Sheriff’s Office obtained arrest warrants on 20 subjects. The arrest warrants were obtained based on controlled purchases of narcotics by undercover operatives working at the direction of the Sheriff’s Office. Among the narcotics purchased during the controlled buys by undercover operatives were Fentanyl, Methamphetamine, Heroin, LSD, and Ecstasy.


As of 11:00am today, seven individuals had been arrested so far and/or were already in jail and will or have been served their warrants. Here are the names of the individuals that have been arrested so far and their charges according to warrants:


1) Ann Marie Ballard