2 people facing drug charges following search in Rome

42-year-old Rickey Jackson and 35-year-old Desiree Jackson, both of Rome (Photos provided by the Rome Police Department)

Two people are facing drug charges following a no-knock search at a residence in Rome, according to the Rome Police Department.

Posted: Oct 12, 2018 3:02 PM

ROME – Two people are facing drug charges following a no-knock search at a residence in Rome, according to the Rome Police Department.

Police say just before 9 a.m. Thursday, Rome police and members of the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office executed a no-knock search warrant at 1115 Cedarbrook Dr. in Rome.

During the search, detectives seized a quantity of cocaine, marijuana, digital scales and cash from the residence. Two residents were then taken into custody and charged.

Rickey Jackson, 42, is charged with felony fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Desiree Jackson, 35, is charged with misdemeanor seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Police say the investigation is ongoing and further charges are pending.

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