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Mt. Vernon Man Arrested on Cocaine Charge

MT. VERNON – A 24-year-old Mt. Vernon man was arrested over the weekend on a warrant charging him with delivery of cocaine.

Lamar Williams Junior was arrested Saturday by Mt. Vernon Police.

He was formally charged Monday in Jefferson County Court with Class 1 felony delivery of between 1 and 15 grams of cocaine.

Williams was convicted of the same charge in 2016. He was sentenced in that case to four years probation from which he was discharged unsuccessfully.

He currently is being held in the Jefferson County Jail awaiting the setting of bond.