Mt. Vernon Man Arrested on Drug Charges After Warrant

Mt. Vernon Man Arrested on Drug Charges After Warrant

MT. VERNON – Members of the Mt. Vernon Police Department/Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department Joint Narcotics Unit and Mt. Vernon Patrol Officers served a narcotics related search warrant on a residence at 913 Apricot in Mt. Vernon Thursday.

The resident, 38-year-old Matthew D. Allen, was detained at the residence. During a search of the residence, narcotics detectives reportedly located methamphetamine and drug equipment.

The Jefferson County search warrant was the result of on-going narcotics investigations by the narcotics unit

Allen was transported to the Jefferson Jail where he was incarcerated on charges of Aggravated Possession with Intent to Deliver 5-15 Grams of Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Equipment. Allen’s bond is to be set.

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