Scottsbluff man arrested in WING drug bust

A 52 year old Scottsbluff man was arrested Thursday night by investigators from the WING Drug Task Force. Annastasios "Tom" Blackos was arrested for Distribution of a Controlled Substance and Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance.

According to the Nebraska State Patrol, Blackos was arrested at approximately 10 p.m. Thursday evening and based on evidence seized, there may be additional charges filed. Investigators seized approximately one pound of high grade marijuana that is believed to have come from colorado.

WING investigators were assisted by uniformed officers from Scottsbluff Police, Scotts Bluff County Sheriff's Office and the Nebraska State Patrol.

The WING Drug Task Force is partially funded by a grant from the Nebraska Crime Commission and consists of officers from the Chadron Police Dept, Sidney Police Dept, Cheyenne County Sheriff's Office, Kimball Police Dept, Gering Police Dept, Scottsbluff Police Dept, Scotts Bluff County Sheriff's Office and the Nebraska State Patrol.

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