Nov. 17Mark S. Edwards, 36, of Metropolis, was arrested on 11th and Broadway. Edwards was wanted on a warrant issued by Massac County for possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Edwards was lodged in the Massac County Detention Center.
Nov. 20A Metropolis sergeant stopped a silver Ford on 10th and Broadway. The registration had been expired since October 2020. A computer check on the driver, Patrick W. Burnett, 26, of Herrin, showed he had as suspended driver’s license. Burnett was arrested and taken to the Metropolis Police Department for processing. He was released on bond.
The preceding information pertains to arrests made by the Metropolis Police Department. These arrests are made on the basis of probable cause and all arrestees are presumed innocent until proven guilty.