5 arrested in Cordova on drug charges
by Jennifer Cohron
Apr 18, 2013 | 7269 views | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Cordova police executed three search warrants and made five drug-related arrests on Tuesday.

Officers also confiscated three ounces of marijuana, an assault rifle, $360 in cash, prescription medications and drug paraphernalia.

Police chief Nick Smith said assistant chief Zak Green and officer Aaron Moseley have spent several months building profiles on each of the suspects.

“This kicks off our zero tolerance campaign,” Smith said.

Kyren James Belser, of 52 Carver Street, was arrested for unlawful distribution of a controlled substance.

Further charges are pending. He is being held at the Walker County Jail on a $5,000 cash bond.

Mark Anthony Downey, of 259 Hilltop Road, was arrested for unlawful distribution of a controlled substance and is being held on a $50,000 cash bond.

Mario Demond Gaddis, of 276 McCrory Street, is facing two charges of unlawful distribution of a controlled substance. Further charges are pending.

His cash bond was set at $55,000.

Ashley Marie Myers was arrested on a traffic stop for unlawful distribution of a controlled substance and is being held on a $50,000 cash bond.

Charlie Junior Nalls was also arrested on a traffic stop for unlawful distribution of a controlled substance and is facing further charges as well.

He is being held on a $100,000 cash bond.

The CPD was assisted by Cordova Fire Chief Dean Harbison, the Oakman Police Department and the Alabama State Troopers in executing the search warrants.