Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Eagle Butte

Cook, Marrowbone charged with possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and aiding abetting

Marla Cook, also known as Marlarae Iron Lightning was charged with six counts of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. The charges stem from incidents that occurred between March 23, 2016 through June 7, 2016.

Merlina Marrowbone is charged with four counts of possession of meth with intent to distribute on four occasions between September 18, 2015 through June 20, 2016.

The charges also allege the two acted together on May 26, 2016 and possessed meth with the intent to distribute. The two are also charged with aiding and abetting the commission of a crime.

If convicted, Cook and Marrowbone both face 20 years in custody and/or a $1,000,000 fine each. Cook made her first court appearance on July 22, and Marrowbone on July 26, 2016.