West Frankfort drug bust lands 6 in jail
WEST FRANKFORT, Ill. - Six people are in jail after a marijuana and cocaine bust Tuesday night at the Gray Plaza Motel in West Frankfort.
Police arrested Jackie L. Watts and Jeffrey D. Chism after undercover officers found that marijuana and cocaine were available from room 117 at the motel. Watts and Chism dealt the marijuana directly while four others delivered cocaine in the motel parking lot.
Delaynard C. Martin, Jr., Leonard Bowen Jr., Sarah N. Walker and Brittany D. Barton were also arrested after they pulled up in a car to deliver cocaine ordered by the undercover officers. Police found cocaine, marijuana and money in their car.
All six suspects were booked into the Franklin County Jail.