MOUNT VERON – On Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at approximately 8:10 p.m. deputies from the Knox County Sheriff’s Office Tactical Response Unit, with assistance from the Mount Vernon Police Department’s Emergency Services Unit executed a search warrant at 107 1/2 Columbus Road, Mount Vernon. The search warrant was part of an ongoing drug investigation.
As part of the investigation, two people with active felony warrants were located a short time later at 608 W. Vine St. in Mount Vernon. 33 year old Joseph Gibson was arrested on warrants for aggravated possession of drugs and revocation of community control. 30 year old Shade A. Knox was arrested on a warrant for failure to comply with pre-trail release conditions relating to felony drug charges.