Three from Chicago Arrested During Search Warrant
On July 25th the MARMET / METRICH Drug Task Force conducted a search warrant in the 200 block of Blaine Ave. MARMET was assisted by officers from the Marion City Police SRT Team, Marion City Police Department, and the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. The warrant was issued after a two week investigation into drug trafficking from the residence. Four people were arrested from the investigation.
Two of the men charged have recently been arrested for drug related charges and one is out on bond for trafficking in heroin.
Arrested were Cornell Shepard, Otis Oliver from Chicago and Jessica Tackett from Marion
Marion residents are reminded they can use the Crime can also be reported to the Marion City Police Department at 740-387-2525
If you suspect drug activity in your community you can use the TIPS line at 740-375-8477 and the Marion County Sheriff’s Office at 740-382-8244.