Mt. Vernon Man Arrested on Drug Charges After Home Search

Mt. Vernon Man Arrested on Drug Charges After Home Search

MT. VERNON – A 36-year-old Mt. Vernon man was arrested Friday when the Sheriff’s Department High Risk Team served a knock and announce search warrant at a home located at 902 George Street in Mt Vernon.

According to the Mt. Vernon Police Department, the arrest was the result of an investigation by the Mt Vernon Police Department /Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit that revealed illegal narcotics were being sold from the home.

The home was secured without incident and two people were detained.

During a search of the home detectives located crack cocaine, a firearm, currency and packaging materials.

After further investigation, 36-year-old Christopher McCray was arrested and taken to the Jefferson County Jail on charges of Possession with Intent to Deliver Crack Cocaine 15-100 grams, Obstructing Justice / Destroy Evidence, and Armed Violence.

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