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Five arrested on drug charges in Gosnell

Saturday, July 29th, 2017

Five arrested on drug charges in Gosnell

         According to a press release issued Monday by the Mississippi County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO), the Gosnell Police Department, the MCSO, Arkansas Parole/Probation and the MCSO Street Crimes Unit executed a search warrant Saturday morning, July 29, at the residence located at 302 South Brucks Circle, Apartment B in Gosnell. The operation resulted in the arrest of five persons. 21-year-old Michael Rodgers, Jr. of Gosnell, 19-year-old Marquese Rodgers of Gosnell, 40-year-old Octavia McKinney of Gosnell, 20-year-old Lexie Krech of Luxora and 18-year-old Dashanay Wilson of GosnellThe release states, “during the search, officers located four small baggies of suspected methamphetamine, several glass pipes used for smoking methamphetamine, one set of digital scales, several baggies, aluminum foil with methamphetamine residue and a grinder with marijuana residue.” All five subjects were arrested and transported to the Mississippi County Jail and also appeared in Blytheville District Court on Monday, July 31. Michael Rodgers Jr. received a $50,000 cash bond, Lexie Krech received a $20,000 bond, Marquese Rodgers received a $15,000 bond, Octavia McKinney received a $7,500 bond and Dashanay Wilson received a $2,500 bond.
~Blytheville Courier News

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