PITTSBURG — A search warrant resulted in multiple arrests on drug charges Friday morning.
According to a release from the City of Pittsburg, the Pittsburg Police Department conducted a drug search warrant at approximately 9:03 a.m. on Friday at a residence at 402 E. 13th St., in Pittsburg.
The Special Response Team was utilized during this incident, the release said, resulting in multiple arrests being made. The search warrant pertained to the possession/distribution of illegal drugs.
According to the release, as a result of this investigation, 26-year-old Donnie Ray Kyles Jr. of Pittsburg; 26- year-old Kierre Nicole Johnson of the residence; and 28-year-old Kentorian C. Hamilton, believed to be staying at the residence, were arrested without incident.
Donnie Kyles Jr. was charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute within 1,000 feet of a school, possession of marijuana, and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia. He is being held in lieu of $25,000 bond.
Kierre Johnson was charged with possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute within 1,000 feet of a school, possession of marijuana, and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia. Johnson is being held in lieu of $25,000 bond.
Kentorian Hamilton was charged with possession of marijuana and is being held in lieu of $2,000 bond.
The investigation into this incident is ongoing at this time. Anyone having information related to this incident, or other incidents, is urged to contact the Pittsburg Police Department at 620-231-1700, or at our tip line, 620-231-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous.