Eight individuals have been arrested by officers after a joint operation engaged in by the Quincy Police Department, Gadsden County Sheriff’s Office, and the 2nd Judicial State Attorney’s Office.
According to the police department, this operation was launched as a mission to bring into custody wanted fugitives that were located inside Gadsden County.
The arrested individuals are:
John Anderson, wanted on warrants related to aggravated assault with a firearm, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of cannabis, possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell, possession of cannabis with intent to sell, and VOP: felony drugs.
Patrick Cottrell, wanted on a warrant related to aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.
Jermaine Hannah, wanted on a warrant related to aggravated child abuse.
Dontarious Hall, wanted on warrants related to Failure to appear: burglary, and criminal mischief.
Dewaun Ashley, wanted on warrants related to driving under the influence, driving with a suspended or revoked license, resisting arrest without violence, and leaving the scene of a crash that resulted in a death.
De’Eric Baker, wanted on warrants related to obstruction without violence, and failing to remain at the scene of a crash.
Denisia Jackson, wanted on warrants related to criminal mischief, and a traffic offense.
Charles Crawford, wanted on an out of county warrant.
“Today was a great example of the cooperation law enforcement agencies are forging in the efforts to reduce crime and keep Gadsden County safe,” said Quincy Chief of Police Timothy Ashley.
All individuals were brought to the Gadsden County Jail without incident.
The Quincy Police Department encourages anyone with information related to crimes to call the police department’s Diversified Investigations Unit at (850) 627-7111 or if you would like to remain anonymous, contact Big Bend Crime Stoppers at (850) 574-TIPS (8477).
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