MVPD conducts drug-related warrant sweep through town

MOUNT VERNON — Members of the Mt. Vernon Police Department conducted a warrant sweep Wednesday, locating and arresting 13 of 21 people being sought on drug-related warrants.

The warrants were issued by the Jefferson County State’s Attorney’s Office and were signed by the Honorable Judge Jerry Crisel, following ongoing investigations into drug activity in the area.

Some of those arrested include:

Bambi Gant 02/12/93 – Unlawful Delivery of Meth within 1000 Feet of a Park, bail is $20,000.

Joe Buchanan 05/10/78 – Two Counts of Delivery of Meth within 1000 feet of a Park, bail is $40,000

Orlando E Dotts 02/20/94 – Two Counts of Unlawful Delivery of Meth, bail is $40,000.  Dotts was already incarcerated in the Jefferson County Justice Center on other charges.

Julie Dyer 02/05/81 – Delivery of a Controlled Substance, bail is $20,000

MIchael Harris 11/06/74 – Delivery of Meth, bail is $30,000

Ralph Buchanan 07/31/88 – Delivery of Cocaine within 1000 feet of Housing Property, bail is $20,000

Calen McCoy 07/07/85 – Delivery of Cannabis, bail is $20,000

Joseph Welch 02/15/90 – Delivery of Meth, bail is $30,000. Welch was already incarcerated in the Jefferson County Justice Center on other charges.

Robert Lewis 09/01/82 – Three Counts of Delivery of Meth within 1000 feet of a Church, bail is $60,000. Lewis was already incarcerated in the Jefferson County Justice Center on other charges.

Ryan Eidson 03/06/84 – Delivery of Meth, bail is $30,000. Eidson was already incarcerated in the Jefferson County Justice Center on other charges.

Hannah Bruns 08/29/83 – Delivery of Controlled Substance, bail is $20,000.