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Mother, daughter arrested for selling meth

Amber March (Source Lawton Police Department) Amber March (Source Lawton Police Department)
Martha Mahsetky (Source Lawton Police Department) Martha Mahsetky (Source Lawton Police Department)

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) –A mother and daughter were arrested Tuesday evening for selling meth.

Lawton Police detectives served a search warrant for Amber March’s home at 703 NW Dearborn Ave. Tuesday evening, but she wasn’t home when they arrived. While searching the home, detectives found 1.1 grams of methamphetamine, digital scales, baggies, drug paraphernalia, a .45 caliber Glock 30 and Rossi .38 special.

Detectives waited at the home, hoping to catch March when she came back. A few hours later, she did exactly as they hoped.

March and her mother, Martha Mahsetky, went back to the home that evening and police were waiting for them. March was arrested for possession of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute, possession of drug paraphernalia and for possession of a firearm after a former felony conviction. In her purse, they found $4,425 in cash.

It wasn’t until detectives interview March’s mother that they knew she wasn’t working alone. Mahsetky admitted she helped her daughter sell meth. She was arrested for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and possession of a firearm after a former felony.

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