Gaines County investigators discover moonshine at vet clinic

Investigators with the Gaines County Sheriff's Office discovered moonshine during a weekend bust at a veterinary clinic located east of Seminole on U.S. Highway 180.

Officers uncovered 36 1/2 gallons of moonshine (22 gallon jars/ 54 quart jars) with an estimated street value of $4,500, along with two functioning moonshine stills and a large amount of moonshine paraphernalia.

Investigators say the location was manufacturing, distilling, storing, and possessing moonshine with intent to sell.

Ivan Ray Muennink, 54, and his son, Quinton Ray Muennink, 18, were arrested during execution of the warrant for possession of alcohol in a dry area.

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