July 6, 2018
Released by Lt. B. Henderson
PITTSBURG, KAN. –
On Friday morning, July 6, 2018, at approximately 11:05 a.m., Law Enforcement Officers of the Pittsburg Police Department served a search warrant at a residence located at 202 W. 18th St., in Pittsburg. This search warrant pertained to the possession and distribution of illegal drugs. During the search, several items believed to be methamphetamine, marijuana and related paraphernalia were located within the residence.
Another search warrant had been served earlier on this date at a residence located at 1802 N. Elm St. However, these two cases are unrelated.
36-year-old Angela Marie Tierney, of Pittsburg, and 28-year-old Aaron Daniel Jones, also of Pittsburg, were arrested without incident and were transported to the jail at the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office for booking. Ms. Tierney was arrested for felony possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, felony possession of methamphetamine, felony possession of paraphernalia, misdemeanor possession of marijuana, and misdemeanor possession of paraphernalia. Mr. Jones was arrested for felony possession of methamphetamine and felony possession of paraphernalia. Ms. Tierney is being held in lieu of a $7,500 bond and Mr. Jones is being held in lieu of a $3,000 bond.
The investigation into this incident is ongoing at this time. Anyone having information related to this incident, or other crimes, is urged to contact the Pittsburg Police Department at (620) 231-1700, or at our tip line, (620) 231-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous.