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Seven arrested after search warranted executed in Keithsburg

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Seven individuals were arrested Tuesday, March 22, in Keithsburg. They face a number of charges, mostly drug-related, according to the Mercer County Sheriff's Department.

The Mercer County Sheriff's Department assisted by the Keithsburg Police Department conducted a search warrant at a Keithsburg residence. Arrested as a result of the warrant were: Steven Adams, 24, Keithsburg; Brittany Shoemaker, 18, New Boston; Brandon Morrison, 25, New Boston; Saharra Rodriguez, 19, Muscatine, Iowa; Gordon Crook, 23, New Boston; Jacob Howerton, 25, Muscatine, and Michael Holmes, 20, Andalusia.

All subjects were taken to the Mercer County Jail in Aledo. Multiple charges were filed, not specified as to what charges were for which individuals, and included possession of a firearm by a felon, possession of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, possession of cannabis, and possession of drug paraphernalia.