Rogers County Officers Make Meth Bust in Claremore

The Rogers County Sheriff's Office made a meth bust April 19 in Claremore.

Sheriff Walton with RCSO said that officers executed a search warrant at 13603 East 435 Road north of Claremore.

Walton said the Sheriff's Office conducted several months of research on the residence prior to the bust.

The alleged target in the bust, Marty Bates, 49, was arrested on counts including possession of a controlled substance and distribution of a controlled substance. He is being held on $96,500 bond.

Walton said several relatives of Bates were arrested as well in connection to the complaints.

Two children at the residence were taken into protective custody.

There is no word yet on how much meth was seized. KTUL will bring you more information regarding the bust on Wednesday.