Search Warrant Leads to Arrest in Mt. Vernon

The Mt. Vernon Police Department and the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office executed an early morning search warrant on Wednesday, with their High Risk Team, after an investigation was conducted into a Mt. Vernon Residence, which led to the arrest of 3 individuals.  According to police, at around 615am on Wednesday, members of the High Risk Team executed a search warrant at a home along the 4100 block of Willow Springs Road, in regard to ongoing narcotics investigations in Mt. Vernon.  That led to the confiscation of meth and drug equipment, with 39-year-old Terry Turner, 20-year-old Toni Latchford and 34-year-old Tacarra Young all being arrested for possession of methamphetamine.  The 3 were transported to the Jefferson County Jail, where Turner and Latchford were later released without charge, with Young being formally charged with a Class 1 felony for delivery of meth, and bail set at $50,000.