Hamilton County man arrested for selling morphine

A Sheridan man accused of selling morphine pills he gets as a military veteran went to court yesterday.  62-year-old Ricky Leath had an initial hearing on felony charges of dealing in a narcotic drug.  He has been in the Hamilton County Jail since last Friday after he was arrested on a warrant for sales to an informant with the Hamilton County Drug Task Force.  Court documents indicate the informant identified Leath as a person who was a regular source for the narcotic painkiller.