NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. -

Volusia County deputies have arrested 16 people, ranging from 20-years-old to 78-years-old in a drug bust after a six-month investigation.

Deputies said "Operation Clean Sweep" netted 16 arrests on 40 charges in its raids on three locations in New Smyrna Beach: 1157 N. Dixie Freeway, 428 S. Myrtle Ave. and 610 Warn-Ree Circle.

According to a release, during the investigation, undercover agents and confidential informants bought drugs ranging from marijuana, crack cocaine and hydrocodone to heroin and methamphetamines. Agents said they believe the suspects have sold $100,000 in drugs over the past few months.

Agents are still searching for 27 people with drug warrants in connection to the investigation. The following have been arrested in the raid:

  • Terry L. Ammons, age 27, New Smyrna Beach. Three warrants for sale and delivery of cocaine. $125,000 bond.
  • John K. Arwood, age 29, Daytona Beach. One warrant for sale of a schedule II substance. $50,000 bond.
  • Jessie L. Brown, age 41, Edgewater. Three warrants for sale and delivery of cocaine. $125,000 bond.
  • Jimmy L. Clark, Jr., age 38, New Smyrna Beach. One warrant for sale of cocaine, $25,000 bond.
  • Wesley Evans III, age 41, New Smyrna Beach. One warrant for sale of cocaine, $20,000 bond.
  • Cheryl R. Ferryman, age 54, Ormond Beach. Two warrant for trafficking in hydrocodone. $100,000 bond.
  • Virgil George, age 78, Daytona Beach. One warrant for trafficking in hydrocodone. Additionally charged with possession of marijuana under 20 grams. $25,500 bond.
  • Arais C. Key, age 24, New Smyrna Beach. Four warrants for sale and delivery of a controlled substance. Additionally charged with possession of marijuana under 20 grams, possession of drug paraphernalia. $76,000 bond.
  • Ray E. Leach, age 26, New Smyrna Beach. Sale and delivery of a controlled substance. $50,000 bond.
  • Tondrica R. Miller, age 20, Orlando. Charged with possession of marijuana under 20 grams and possession of drug paraphernalia. $1,000 bond.
  • Tabitha Moore, age 21, New Smyrna Beach. Two warrants for sale of cocaine. $35,000 bond.
  • Malcolm M. Peterson, age 33, New Smyrna Beach. Three warrants for sale and delivery of a controlled substance. Additionally charged with possession of marijuana, manufacture of marijuana, possession of hydrocodone, possession of drug paraphernalia and ownership, lease, rental or possession for manufacturing cocaine. $157,000 bond.
  • James A. Sanator, age 76, New Smyrna Beach. Three warrants for sale of cocaine and two counts of trafficking in hydrocodone. Additionally charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. $100,500 bond.
  • Richard L. Sanders, age 53, Ormond Beach. Two warrants for trafficking in hydrocodone. $100,000 bond.
  • Carl L. Walker, age 57, New Smyrna Beach. One warrant for sale and delivery of cocaine. Also charged with possession of marijuana under 20 grams. $20,500 bond.
  • Derika C. Woodard, age 23, New Smyrna Beach. Sale and delivery of cocaine. $20,000 bond.