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Man sentenced whose arrest led to Operation Baker's Dozen drug bust

By Shenna Stout, sstout@ktxs.com
Published On: Feb 26 2013 07:29:57 PM CST
Drug bust


A third person has been sentenced in the Operation Baker's Dozen drug bust that took place back in May.

41-year-old Thomas Berry of Brownwood received 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to engaging in organized criminal activity and possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.

Barry was one of three arrested in January in a traffic stop in Blanket. Deputies were watching for the vehicle after receiving a tip the three were in route to Stephenville to buy drugs from a regional supplier.

Operation Baker's Dozen resulted in several arrests in the Heartland area of those involved in multiple offenses involving drugs.