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Traffic stop turns into three drug arrests

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VERNON PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – A traffic stop turns into three drug arrests. 

According to Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office, they arrested Cory Evans, 34, of Evans, and Sheryl Mitcham, 56, of Leesville and Allison Gilcrease, 37, on Monday, July 29th.

The Vernon Parish Narcotics Task Force said they conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that was occupied by Evans and Mitcham. Officers reported illegal narcotics and a firearm in the vehicle.

Mitcham was said to have admitted to having more drugs at her residence. Officers went to her residence. Gilcrease was found at the residence, along with additional narcotics.

Cory Evans was arrested on charges of possession of schedule II narcotics, possession of marijuana, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, illegal possession of firearm while in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, two traffic violations and a bench warrant. 

Sheryl Mitcham was arrested on charges of schedule II narcotics, possession of marijuana, illegal possession of firearm while in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Allison Gilcrease was arrested and charged with possession of schedule II narcotics, possession of marijuana, second offense, and possession of drug Paraphernalia. 

Bond for Evans was set at $24,525, but he currently incarcerated in the Vernon Parish Jail with a parole hold.

Bond for Mitcham is set at $14,500.

Bond for Gilcrease was set at $13,500.

 

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