Fulton police arrest 19-year-old on felony drug charges
FULTON - The Fulton Police Department arrested a man early Monday morning on felony drug charges.
Police said they executed a narcotics search warrant at 115 E. Sixth Street at around 12:28 a.m. Monday. Officers said they arrested John B. Mertens, 19, after they found marijuana, a felony controlled substance and drug paraphernalia during the search.
Police accuse Mertens of possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana less than 35 grams and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia.
Prosecutors had not charged Mertens as of Monday morning.