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Jacksonville PD investigation results in drug-related arrest on Churchill Street

JACKSONVILLE, August 2, 2013--An ongoing police investigation into drug activity at a residence on Churchill Street, has led to the arrest of 58 year-old David Lee Franklin.

According to Jacksonville Police Detective James Oden, police had made numerous purchases of crack cocaine from the residence during the course of the undercover investigation.

Jacksonville PD Officers arrested Franklin on Wednesday, at approximately 2:50 p.m. He has been charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance, penalty group 1, less than one gram. Detective Oden says the suspect has been arraigned on the lesser charge, but charges are expected to be upgraded once the lab results from undercover police purchases are returned.

KYYK’s Gary Richards spoke with Det. Oden about the case. Click below for more.


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