North Vernon police arrest four residents after serving search warrant

NORTH VERNON — North Vernon police arrested four people after serving a search warrant in the 1100 block of West County Road 115S.

Arrested were:

  • Jeremey M. Jones, 40, North Vernon, on charges of felony maintaining a common nuisance, felony possession of a narcotic drug, misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia and misdemeanor possession of marijuana.
  • Kevin V. Swindall, 27, North Vernon, felony possession of a narcotic drug, misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia and misdemeanor visiting a common nuisance.
  • Christopher L. Branum, 23, North Vernon, felony possession of a narcotic drug, misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia and misdemeanor visiting a common nuisance.
  • Amanda J. Grajales, 27, North Vernon, felony possession of a narcotic drug, misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia and misdemeanor visiting a common nuisance.

Officers seized a half gram of heroin, about 5 grams of marijuana and several items of drug paraphernalia, said Sgt. Andrew Richmond, North Vernon Police Department spokesman.

For more on this story, see Tuesday’s Republic.

Kevin V. Swindall
Kevin V. Swindall
Christopher L. Branum
Christopher L. Branum
Amanda Grajales
Amanda Grajales
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Julie McClure is assistant managing editor of The Republic. She can be reached at jmcclure@therepublic.com or (812) 379-5631.