On May 31st, 2019 at approximately 9:15 a.m. the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office Special Weapons and Tactics Team along with Jacksboro Police, executed a narcotics search warrant at 119 Island Ford Rd apartment 101. Home of Mercedes Taylor age 25 of Jacksboro TN.
Narcotics investigators with the CCSO had conducted several controlled buys of methamphetamine (ICE)
over a period of time. Upon execution of the warrant, investigators found a substance believed to be methamphetamine or ICE, drug paraphernalia and evidence to facilitate the sell of narcotics.
Ms Taylor was arrested on site for a prior warrant and is facing charges of sell and delivery of methamphetamines a schedule II drug in a school zone.
Due to evidence of small children living at the residence a DCS referral has been initiated.