Intelligence leads MCSO to high grade marijuana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

On Wednesday, August 8, 2012, MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE executed a search warrant at 2908 Bryant Street, Whistler, Alabama, and found over 150 grams of high grade marijuana (Purp) with a street value of $3000.00.  MCSO arrested ARISTARCHUS DEMETRIUS CURTIS for Marijuana 1st and Use/possession of drug paraphernalia.  Deputies also discovered $1900.00 in cash at the residence during the search.  According to Undercover MCSO Deputies, CURTIS had been under surveillance for a while with their office.

The “Purp”, named for it’s purple color,  is a high grade, expensive, and very potent Marijuana brought in from California.  The street value would be around $350 to $400 an ounce.

 

 

 

Lori Myles
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs
251-574-NEWS (6397)
lmyles@mobileso.com
   

MCSO arrest two people for trafficking heroin, more arrest to follow

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The Mobile County Sheriff’s Office has been conducting an undercover drug investigation on a group of people who have been suspected of trafficking heroin in Mobile.  On Friday, August 3, 2012, MCSO arrested VICTOR LAVELLE CURRIE and  CHRISTEE LEE MITCHELL for trafficking heroin.  Undercover MCSO deputies say the investigation is ongoing and there will be additional arrest to follow.    CURRIE and MITCHELL will both face a MANDATORY SENTENCE OF 25 YEARS.

 

 

 

 

 

Lori Myles
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs
251-574-NEWS (6397)
lmyles@mobileso.com
   

MCSO needs your help in identifying two people using a stolen credit card

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Mobile County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help in identifying the two people, white male and white female, seen in the pictures below.  The two were caught on video at One Stop Quick Stop, Zeigler Blvd, attempting to use a stolen credit card.  They left in a silver 4 door sedan, possibly Oldsmobile Aurora.  The credit cards were stolen on July 29 and used that same day.

If you can identify them or have any information, please contact MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE 574-8633

Lori Myles
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs
251-574-NEWS (6397)
lmyles@mobileso.com
   

MCSO needs your help in identifying this man

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On July 28, 2012, at approximately 1240a.m., two black males entered the Citgo Speedy Mart located at 11200 Dauphin Island Parkway Theodore, Alabama and robbed the cashier at gunpoint. One black male was armed with what appeared to be a silver revolver.  Both subjects had clothing partially covering their facial area.  If you have any information regarding this Robbery please contact MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE 574-8633


Lori Myles
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs
251-574-NEWS (6397)
lmyles@mobileso.com
   

NEW PSEUDOEPHEDRINE LAW BEGINS AUGUST 1ST

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Today, July 31, 2012, The Mobile County Sheriff’s Office will distribute posters to ALL Pharmacies that sell pseudoephedrine.  The poster will be displayed at ALL points of sell to warn ALL who are purchasing that If you are a person who has been convicted of DRUG OFFENSE, then it is a CRIME to PURCHASE, ATTEMPT TO PURCHASE, OR PURCHASE FOR SOMEONE ELSE WITH A DRUG CONVICTION any medication containing pseudoephedrine.

Lori Myles
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs
251-574-NEWS (6397)
lmyles@mobileso.com