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Woman faces drug charges after Mt. Vernon, IL home searched

(Source: Mt. Vernon Police Department/Facebook) (Source: Mt. Vernon Police Department/Facebook)
MT. VERNON, IL (KFVS) -

The Mt. Vernon Police Department executed a search warrant following suspicion that controlled substances were being sold at a residence located at 1702 Forest Avenue.

They found narcotics, drug equipment and ammunition inside the residence.

21-year-old Chasity Robinson was arrested and charged with possession of controlled substance, possession of drug equipment and possession of ammunition without a FOID card.

The search was conducted by Narcotics Division Detectives.

Robison is being held at the Jefferson County Justice Center.

The investigation is ongoing and more arrests are anticipated.

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