Two Springfield, MA men were arrested today for cocaine base distribution in Franklin County.
State police say that on Monday, Oct. 9 the Vermont Drug Task Force (NWVDTF), in cooperation with the Vermont State Police Saint Albans Barracks, the Franklin County Sheriffs Office and the St. Albans Police Department arrested Keeyo Jones (29) of Springfield, MA and Shawnees Robinson (31) of Springfield, MA after a months’ long investigation into their distribution of cocaine base in the Franklin County area.
Both men were arrested on multiple counts of distribution of both more and less than 2.5 kilograms.
The investigation consisted of numerous controlled purchases of cocaine base. Jones and Robinson were taken into custody without incident. They were lodged at the Northwestern Correctional Center and the Chittenden Regional Correctional Center respectively for lack of $10,000 bail and are scheduled to be arraigned today.