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End of 'lengthy narcotics investigation' leads to arrest of man, now facing multiple felony charges

Roy Allen John Jr. was arrested on Sunday, Jan. 23, 2022.

ORANGE, Texas — A man is facing multiple charges after the end of what police called a “lengthy narcotics investigation.”

West Orange Police arrested 45-year-old Roy Allen John Jr. on Sunday, January 23. The investigation led to the seizure of drugs and multiple firearms.

John is now facing multiple felony charges including:

  • Delivery of a controlled substance, a first degree felony
  • Possession of a controlled substance, a second degree felony of
  • Unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon, a third degree felony

The City of Orange Narcotics Division and the West Orange Police Department worked together during the investigation.

This is a developing story. We will update with more if and when we receive more confirmed information.

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From a West Orange Police Department release:

On Sunday, January 23rd, 2022, the City of Orange Narcotic Division and the West Orange Police Department concluded a lengthy narcotic investigation. Roy Allen John Jr. (B/M 09/26/1976) was arrested for the following charges: Delivery of a Controlled Substance (methamphetamine), a felony of the first degree, Possession of a Controlled Substance (methamphetamine), a felony of the second degree and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon, a Felony of the third degree.

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