Joshua Morrison/News Just after 9 p.m. on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, a search warrant was executed by the Mount Vernon Police Department Emergency Services Unit along with the Knox County Sheriff's Office on the city's westside. Officers were seen entering a home and shed in the 900-block of West Burgess Street.

Joshua Morrison/Mount Vernon News

Just after 9 p.m. on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, a search warrant was executed by the Mount Vernon Police Department Emergency Services Unit along with the Knox County Sheriff’s Office on the city’s westside. Officers were seen entering a home and shed in the 900-block of West Burgess Street.

 

On October 15,2019, The Mount Vernon Police Department’s Detective Division executed a search warrant at ‪907 West Burgess Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio‬,  assisted by the Mount Vernon Police Department Emergency Service Unit and Knox County Sheriff’s Office.

During the search, a handgun, drugs, drug paraphernalia and evidence related to drug trafficking were seized.

Jason Hutton was arrested for a probation violation. 

William Horner and Jeremy Pursel were charged with Possession of Drug Abuse Instruments. Jade Burkett was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

A warrant was issued for Vincent Crim for 2 counts of Aggravated Drug Trafficking.

The investigation is ongoing. 

 

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