Four people were arrested for Sale of a Controlled Drug, a Class A Felony on Friday, Jan. 18. The arrests were a result of efforts by the Newport Police Department, Clarmont Police Department, Sullivan County Sheriff Department, and the New Hampshire Drug Task Force.
Corey Hale age 24, Newport, NH Sale of cocaine. James Oberfeldt age 29, Claremont, NH,Sale of cocaine and heroin. Judith Hess 59, Claremont NH. Sale of Oxycontin. William Mullen age 61, Claremont NH, Sale of Oxycontin.
The investigation was initiated by the Newport Police Department, within Newport. The investigation in this case continues, with more arrests imminent.