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26 indicted in Kingsport Vice Unit narcotics investigation

POSTED: 3:56 PM Jul 02 2014

Recently, the Kingsport Police Department Vice/Narcotics Unit concluded a lengthy investigation beginning in the fall of 2013 into the illegal diversion of prescription pills within the city limits. A total of 26 individuals were indicted by the Sullivan County Grand Jury on narcotic related charges.

Ralph Wallen
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Ralph Wallen was charged with Sale/Delivery of Sch III within 1000ft of a Park, Sale/Delivery of Sch IV within 1000ft of a park, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Possession of a Firearm while in commission of a Felony, Theft under 500, Maintaining a Dwelling were Narcotics are Used/Sold.

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