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Tipp. Drug Task Force arrest leads to charges against Lafayette woman and 3 others

Charges have been filed against a Lafayette woman following ongoing investigations conducted by the Tippecanoe Drug Task Force.

Posted: Oct. 20, 2017 9:29 AM
Updated: Oct. 27, 2017 4:42 PM

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — Charges have been filed against a Lafayette woman following ongoing investigations conducted by the Tippecanoe Drug Task Force.

Court documents state that on Nov. 17 and 18 of 2015, 26-year-old Alexa Montenaro had been involved in two separate undercover drug purchases that took place at Bridgewater Court Apartments.

During the operation, police obtained a total of slightly over 4 grams of methamphetamine.

On Oct. 5, 2017, Montenaro was charged with conspiracy to commit dealing in methamphetamine, dealing in methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine, and maintaining a common nuisance.

This investigation also resulted in charges against three other people involved with the undercover purchases: Alejandro Briar Saucedo, 27, of Rensselaer, Kimberly Hart, 33, of West Lafayette and Allen Gordon Faurote, 32, also of West Lafayette.

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