Michael Vick’s father among 12 indicted in Hampton Roads heroin distribution ring

Michael Boddie (Photo: Western Tidewater Regional Jail)

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Twelve people are facing charges in connection to a large-scale heroin distribution ring in Hampton Roads, including Michael Vick’s father.

Tina Vick confirmed that 55-year-old Michael Dwayne Boddie is the former NFL quarterback’s father. She also confirmed Vick’s father was listed in an indictment charging him with conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute heroin, conspiracy to launder money and use of a communication facility.

Gallery: 12 charged in Hampton Roads drug ring

The indictment was unsealed Wednesday afternoon and accuses Boddie and 11 others (full list below) of conspiracy to distribute and possession with the intent to distribute 1,000 grams or more of heroin. Some of the suspects also face charges including possession of a firearm during drug trafficking, money laundering, maintaining a drug-involved premises and use of a communication facility.

Boddie was arrested Thursday.

 Name Hometown, Age Charges (See below)
Michael Dwayne Boddie, also known as “Vick” Hampton, 55 Counts 2, 3, 14
Marcus Lawrence Joe, also known as “Mark,” “Lil Cuzo” Norfolk, 39 Counts 1, 2, 3, 5, 10
Louis Sean McBride, also known as “Lou” Virginia Beach, 35 Counts 2, 3, 6, 12
Michael Paul Jones, also known as “Mike,” “Homeboy” Hampton, 27 Counts 2, 3
 William Arthur Joe, also known as “Pops,” “Unc,” “Rudy K” Hampton, 66  Counts 1, 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 15
Phillip Henderson Joe, also known as “Fat Boy,” “Phil” Hampton, 40 Counts 2, 3, 11
Anthony Ray Stubbs, also known as “Butch” Hampton, 50 Counts 2, 3, 7, 13
Arnold Burgess, also known as “True,” “Nephew,” “T” Hampton, 49 Counts 2, 3
Joseph Edward Massie, also known as “Fat Joe,” “J” Hampton, 44 Counts 2, 3, 8
Edward Henry Latimer, III, also known as “Eddie” Hampton, 37 Counts 2, 3
Candace Faith White, also known as “Candy” West Point, 25 Counts 2, 3, 4, 9
Kathy Lee Horsley, also known as “Kath” Hampton, 33 Counts 2, 3

The counts are as follows:

  • Count 1: Continuing a criminal enterprise
  • Count 2: Conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute heroin
  • Count 3: Conspiracy to launder money
  • Counts 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8: Distribution of heroin
  • Count 9: Maintaining a drug-involved premises
  • Counts 10, 11, 12, 13, 14: Use of a communication facility
  • Count 15: Possession of a firearm during drug trafficking

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