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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of New Hampshire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, May 6, 2019

12 Individuals From The Colebrook Area Indicted On Drug Trafficking Charges

          CONCORD - United States Attorney Scott W. Murray announced that 12 individuals who previously were arrested have been indicted by a federal grand jury for crimes that primarily involve prescription drug trafficking.

          On May 2, 2019, a federal grand jury returned indictments of the following individuals:

          Glenn M. Adjutant, 21, of Colebrook, was charged with distribution of Suboxone within 1,000 feet of a school and distribution of Suboxone and amphetamine (Adderall) within 1,000 feet of a school;

          Roxanne Adjutant, 48, of Stratford, was charged with two counts of distribution of Suboxone within 1,000 feet of a school;

          Timothy Adjutant, 27, of Colebrook, was charged with two counts of distribution of Suboxone within 1,000 feet of a school;

          Brooke Butler, 35, of Stratford, was charged with two counts of distribution of Suboxone;

          Peter Carney, 57, of Stewartstown, was charged with distribution of Suboxone within 1,000 feet of a school;

          Rachel Edgerton, 50, of Stewartstown, was charged with distribution of oxycodone within 1,000 feet of a school and distribution of oxycodone;

          Korin Gendreau, 32, of West Stewartstown, was charged with distribution of oxycodone and distribution of hydrocodone;

          Dustin Grant, 34, of Colebrook, was charged with distribution of Suboxone within 1,000 feet of a school;

          Michael R. Haynes, 38, of Colebrook, was charged with distribution of clonazepam within 1,000 feet of a school and distribution of methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a school;

          Sylvia Lewis, 52, of Colebrook, was charged with distribution of hydromorphone within 1,000 feet of a school, distribution of hydromorphone, and distribution of oxycodone and Adderall within 1,000 feet of a school;

          Brian Rancourt, 44, of Stewartstown, was charged with distribution of Suboxone within 1,000 feet of a school and distribution of Suboxone; and

         Eric W. Simpson, 39, of Stratford, was charged with two counts of distribution of Suboxone.

          Eleven of the above-referenced individuals were arrested on April 9, 2019.  Timothy Adjutant was arrested on April 17, 2019.

          In addition, six other individuals have been charged in state court.  This case was part of a coordinated operation involving federal, state and local law enforcement officers.

         The charges in the indictments are only allegations.  The defendants are presumed to be innocent unless and until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

         Charges of distribution of controlled substances within 1,000 feet of a school carry enhanced penalties, including a one-year mandatory minimum sentence.

         This matter was investigated by the DEA, with assistance from the Colebrook Police Department, the New Hampshire State Police, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the Office of Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Coos County Sheriff’s Office, and the New Hampshire Liquor Commission’s Division of Enforcement & Licensing. The federal case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorneys Charles Rombeau and John S. Davis.  The state case is being prosecuted by Assistant Attorneys General Danielle Sakowski and Jesse O’Neill.

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Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
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Press Release Number: 
19-064
Updated May 6, 2019