On Monday, Oct 22 at 7pm the Flora Police Dept. and the Clay County Sheriff's Office conducted a joint narcotics operation with the assistance of the Southeastern IL Drug Task Force and the Clay Co States Attorney's Office. At approximatley 7pm on Monday FPD Officers and CCSO Deputies executed 2 narcotic search warrants simultaneously in Flora at two different locations. The search warrants were obtained after an extensive investigation into the sale, delivery and possession of methamphetamine. The following subjects were arrested as a result of the search warrants and investigation;
Shawn Webb, W/M, 30 yrs of age, Flora IL = Unlawful Deivery of Methamphetamine & Obstruction of Justice
Dayne Harrison, W/M, 25 yrs of age, Cisne IL= Possession of a Firearm by a felon, Poss. of Methamphetamine & 3 outstanding arrest warrants from various IL counties.
Justin Schofield, W/M, 37 yrs of age, Flora IL= Possession with intent to Deliver Methamphetamine and Unlawful Delivery of Methamphetamine.
Brian Louis-Jacques, B/M, 40 yrs of age, Fort Mohave AZ
Possession of Methamphetamine
Elijah McKnelly, W/M, 24 yrs of age, Flora IL = Possession of Methamphetamine
(Charges are merely accusations and the defendants are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.)