Misty Croslin’s Parents Taken Into Custody On Drug Charges

July 27th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD  

By Gina Gomez
crosPalatka, July 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hank Thomas Croslin Sr. and Lisa Carmen Croslin, the parents of Misty Croslin were arrested by authorities on charges of buying cocaine and breaching their probation. The couple were detained near a home in the city of Palatka in Florida which is a well known drug-house after they purchased cocaine worth $20. After been taken into custody, the couple have been held at the Putnam County Jail while a bond has also been refused to them as they have violated their probation with regard to earlier cases.

The police officials of Putnam County carried out a cocaine crack operation at the house located at 809 Bronson Street in Palatka on Friday in which the cops posed as drug dealers in the look out for persons who would be coming at the house in search of drugs. James Griffith, the Assistant Police Chief of the city later divulged to the media that Misty Croslin’s parents soon came by in a car with Hank Thomas Croslin Sr. going into the house and buying drugs. Both of them were taken into custody about a block away from the house and were charged with purchasing cocaine, manipulating evidence as well as violating their probation. Both of them were on felony probation with Hank Thomas Croslin Sr., 41 in relation to doctor shopping while his 40-year-old wife was charged in a forgery case.

The Croslin couple are parents of Misty Croslin who was the last person to see five-year-old Haleigh Cummings before she went missing from her father Robert Cummings’ house in the month of February last year. Her father along with four others including Misty Croslin was arrested earlier this year and were charged with drug trafficking prescription medication.

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