Police Bust Alleged Drug Operation At Bonnaroo


MANCHESTER, TN (CelebrityAccess) — Law enforcement officials reported breaking up what the described as a significant drug operation at this year's Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival.

According to The Tennessean, police arrested Chattanooga residents Brian Anthony Wiley, 29, and Trevor Franklin Watson III, 24, on multiple drug-related charges after they were allegedly caught with a large supply of drugs.

Coffee County Sheriff's Office spokesman Lucky Knott told the Tennessean that they were tipped off that the two men were allegedly selling drugs at the event.

Deputies found Wiley to be in possession of 202 jars of THC oil, weighing about 15 milliliters; two bags of mushrooms, weighing about 7 grams each; three bags with about 60 panes of blotter acid; 241 bags of about 120.5 grams of what is believed to be Ketamine; 22 bags of a white powdery substance weighing about 144.5 grams of what is believed to be cocaine; six Xanax bars; and 220 bags weighing about 1,210 grams of a green plantlike material believed to be marijuana.

Watson was found to be in possession of six bottles containing 15 milliliters of THC oil; 10 bags of a green plantlike material weighing about 20 grams believed to be marijuana; two grams of a white powdery substance believed to be cocaine; four suspected MDMA capsules; 14 bags of a crystal substance weighing about 14 grams of a substance believed to be MDMA; and 13 bags of a powdery substance weighing about 13 grams believed to be Ketamine.

In addition, cash and a supply of beverage cans with false bottoms were seized during the arrest as well, the Tennessean said.

Wiley was being held on $255,000 bond Monday, and Watson was being held on $50,000 bond and both men are due to appear in court on August 12th. – Staff Writers