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RPSO: three arrested on drug charges after complaint

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Cedric Jefferson Cedric Jefferson
Mark Williams Mark Williams
Jessica Pace Jessica Pace

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – Three Alexandria residents are facing drug related charges after complaints of drug sales from their residence.

According to the Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office, on January 15, 2014, detectives assigned to the Metro Division executed a search warrant at 100 Mary Lane in Alexandria. 

The search warrant was in response to tips and complaints of Methamphetamine sales from the residence. 

Detectives located Cedric Jefferson, Mark Williams, Jessica Pace and a small child in the home. 

A search of the home produced approximately a half ounce of Crystal Methamphetamine, packaged for individual sales.  Marijuana and two firearms were also located. 

Jefferson, a convicted felon and Project 50 case, is prohibited from possessing firearms. 

Jefferson, Williams and Pace were taken into custody without incident and booked into the Rapides Parish Detention Center.

The child was released to a family member.

This was Jefferson's 41st booking into the Rapides Parish Detention Center.

According to RPSO, each is charged with:

Cedric Dione Jefferson, 37, is charged with Possession of CDS II to Distribute, Possession of CDS I to Distribute, Illegal Carry of Weapons/Drugs, and Firearm Possession by a Convicted Felon.

Mark Anthony Williams, 40, is charged with Possession of CDS II to Distribute and Illegal Carry of Weapons/Drugs.

Jessica Lynn Pace, 26, is charged with Possession of CDS II to Distribute and Illegal Carry of Weapons/Drugs.

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