Attempt to Purchase

Clinton Public Safety arrested a Mountville man Sunday afternoon, and also added a second charge from earlier this year. Officer Devost issued a ticket charging with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia at 5:43 yesterday afternoon on A.B. Jacks Road at Clinton Manor. 26-year-old Gaffney Mac Carson Jr. of 868 Garlington Road, Mountville was also served with a warrant charging him with Attempt to Possess a Controlled Substance. It states that on January 12th, 2017 the defendant attempted to purchase 2.4 grams of ephedrine or pseudoephedrine-based product which would have exceeded the maximum purchase within a 30-day period. This allegedly occurred at 194 Jacobs Highway in Clinton. Gaffney Mac Carson was being held overnight, pending a bond hearing today.