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Carmi Police arrest two over weekend

Carmi Police arrested 25 year old Emilee Duckworth of Carmi Friday evening following a traffic stop on Airport Road.  Duckworth’s vehicle was pulled over at 5:12 pm, and Duckworth was taken into custody for driving on a revoked license and operation of an uninsured motor vehicle.  After a search, Duckworth was also charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of less than 10 grams of cannabis, and possession of drug paraphernalia.  She was transported to the White County Jail, and is being held without bond pending a court hearing.

A passenger in the vehicle, 58 year old Charles Browning of Carmi was cited for having an open container of alcohol.

Saturday morning, 38 year old Jason Digby of Carmi was arrested by Carmi Police on a White County warrant for aggravated assault and was additionally charged with resisting a police officer.  Digby was taken into custody at 10:06 am at the intersection of Stewart Street and Hillsdale Drive.  He was later released from the White County Jail after posting a $300 bond.