An update on a major drug ring bust here in Terre Haute.
14 people were arrested and accused of dealing over $30,000 worth of drugs for Wesley Hammond.
He is serving a life sentence at the Indiana Prison in Michigan City for selling drugs.
Now police say that Hammond had two phones in his jail cell and was running a drug ring from prison.
Prison officials aren’t commenting on how Hammond obtained the cell phones.
Police have now indicted Hammond on new charges and they have arrested:
Those arrested by police:
-Ivan VanBuren -Dewayne Perry -Kelley Kelly -Calvin Brown -Roxanne Frakes -Shocka Hammond -Ray Hashi Rivera -Jordan Daniels -Anthony Nettles -Jason McDonald -Ronald Roberts -Brittany Sibande -Kelly Oxedine -Yolanda Dillard Police say that VanBuren would get the drugs in California others would drive them to Terre Haute.
Each defendant faces a minimal sentence of 10 years in prison if convicted.
A trial date for all defendants has been set for May 20th and all will have further pretrial hearings next week.