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Edmond Drug Arrests
Edmond Police have taken two people into custody on drug charges. Jesse Ryan Barnard, 26, of Edmond and his girlfriend Alexis Dawn Payne,19, of Warr Acres were arrested January 7th. Officers obtained and executed a search warrant at Barnard's residence in the 600 block of Holly Hill Rd.
Police officers found several guns, over three pounds of marijuana and more than $16,000 in cash. Barnard has been charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance (CDS) with intent to distribute, possession of CDS Schedule IV, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a firearm i the commission of a felony and possession of drug proceeds. Payne had been charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Posted: Friday, January 11 2013, 05:30 PM CST
IN OKLAHOMA NEWS
Tornado watch issued for much of Oklahoma
May 19, 2013 20:18 GMT
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The Storm Prediction Center in Norman has issued a tornado watch for much of Oklahoma.
The watch is in effect until 11 p.m. Sunday and covers central and eastern Oklahoma, including the Tulsa and Oklahoma City metro areas.
Forecasters say there is a risk of severe thunderstorms and very large hail with the developing storm system.
The risk for tornadoes is expected to increase into the evening, especially in eastern Oklahoma.
Forecasters say a few strong tornadoes are possible, as are long-track supercell thunderstorms.
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