OROFINO, Idaho (AP) — Four northern Idaho residents were indicted by a federal grand jury on drug charges a day after one of the jurors was arrested and charged with leaking information about the jury proceedings.
Clearwater County prosecutors say 40-year-old Gilbert Rincon, 50-year-old Robin Spencer, 44-year-old April Lauby and 30-year-old Jacob Custodio were indicted Thursday on charges of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and distribution of methamphetamine. All four are from Orofino.
Trial is set for March 27.
Also Thursday, 62-year-old Nancy A. Oaks of Orofino pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor releasing information from a grand jury investigation. The Lewiston Tribune (http://bit.ly/zj7wZK ) reports she was arrested Wednesday afternoon and her bail was set at $5,000.
Grand jury proceedings are secret and those involved are not permitted to release any information about them.
Information from: Lewiston Tribune, http://www.lmtribune.com