More than a dozen arrested on drug charges

Members of the Pasco Sheriff’s Office Narcotics, Patrol, Parole and Probation units and SWAT arrested 14 people after search warrants netted a number of drugs, cash and a gun early Friday morning. The arrests took place at 9106 and 9406 Ogalala Street in New Port Richey and 9535 Gary Street in Hudson. The efforts targeted the Vagil Family, suspects in narcotics possession and sales. They were also the subject of numerous citizen complaints.

Arrested were: Robert Vagil, 71 (felon in possession of a firearm); David Vagil, 38 (armed burglary and three violation of probation charges); Anna Rose Marie Vagil, 55 (sale and possession of a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a school, three counts of sale and possession of a controlled substance, and three counts of possession of a controlled substance); Robert Dominic Vagil, 24 (sale of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and possession of paraphernalia); Jessie Smith, 22 (possession of a legend drug); Cory Adam Burleigh, 36 (trafficking in a controlled substance and two counts of possession of controlled substance); Curtis Sandifer, 34 (possession of a controlled substance); Gene Curtis, 32 (possession of paraphernalia and two counts of possession of a controlled substance); Jason R. Tout, 31 (possession of methamphetamine and possession of paraphernalia); Morgan Leigh Evans, 26 (possession of methamphetamine and possession of paraphernalia); Thomas, J. Szcypiorski, 34 (possession of methamphetamine and possession of paraphernalia); Kristina Ruth Edwards, 26 (possession of paraphernalia); Ashley Lynn Cox, 30 (possession of methamphetamine and possession of paraphernalia); Ashley Seigler, 25 (possession of methamphetamine, possession of MDMA and possession of paraphernalia).

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