Three folks have been arrested on drug prices as police examine the killing of a lady whose physique was present in a container on a river sandbar in northern Vermont, in response to court docket papers.
Kayla Wright, 29, of Derby, died of a gunshot wound to the top, Vermont State Police stated on Wednesday. Her physique was discovered Tuesday in a truck-bed-style toolbox on a sandbar within the Missisquoi River in Troy, in response to an affidavit by a particular agent with Homeland Safety Investigations.
Bryanna Rooney and Thomas Rooney, of Troy, and one other man, Jakiy Tramaine Corey Keith, also called AB, are going through prices of possessing and conspiring to distribute cocaine base. They made their preliminary look in federal court docket in Burlington on Thursday. Their attorneys didn’t instantly reply to emails looking for remark.
Investigators have periodically surveyed the couple’s property as a part of a drug conspiracy investigation, in response to the affidavit. It not too long ago grew to become the main focus of the missing-person investigation of Wright, the agent wrote. Nobody has been charged in her killing.
Vermont has been grappling with a spike in gun violence in recent times.