Two suspects arrested in Carthage for outstanding felony warrants


CARTHAGE, Mo. (KODE/KSNF) — On December 4th, 2019, Ozark Drug Enforcement Team (ODET) and Jasper County SWAT arrived at 1926 County Road 155 in Carthage, MO to serve a search warrant.

Four suspects were inside the residence after an hour stand-off.

Cory Wright, 30, was arrested for 10 outstanding warrants as well as Randy Forsythe, 50, who also had numerous outstanding felony warrants.

ODET located suspected methamphetamine, paraphernalia, and a loaded shotgun at the scene.

Forsythe was arrested for resisting arrest, possession of a firearm, possession of a controlled substance, 2nd degree assault, peace disturbance, and was also a felony fugitive held in Oklahoma.

Forsythe, who is a Joplin Honkey Gang Member, has been on the run for some time.

The two other occupants were released at the scene.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories