PORTLAND -- A former Gladstone police sergeant charged with aggravated murder is facing new allegations.
A Multnomah County grand jury indicted Lynn Benton (pictured above right) on felony drug charges.
Benton is currently awaiting trial for the murder of his estranged partner. Deborah Higbee-Benton (pictured above left) was found dead in her Gladstone beauty salon on May 28, 2011.
Two others were also accused of participating in the alleged murder-for-hire plot.