That information was confirmed by Geary CountyAttorney Steve Opat, who reported Albert Banks, Charles Foster, Patricia Foy, Johnie Lee Ivory II, and Steven Clark made initial appearances. Opat said they were taken into custody by U.S. Marshalls for their initial appearance on the federal indictments that were issued last week. The county attorney also added they are among seven defendants that have now been indicted by federal authorities.
More than 100 people have been arrested in the Adabag case following a state and local investigation. Most of those arrested were from the Junction City – Manhattan area.