Repeat drug offender arrested in Racine on possession with intent to deliver charges
On October 10th, at approximately 3:50 pm, agents from the Racine County Metro Drug Unit, Drug Enforcement Administration, and members of the Racine County Swat Team executed two search warrants.
The first warrant was executed on a vehicle returning from Illinois to Racine County which was occupied by Maurice E. Jorden and a female occupant. A high-risk traffic stop was conducted. During the traffic stop, the female occupant disclosed she was concealing drugs. A knotted baggie containing 12.4g of heroin and one knotted baggie containing 22g of cocaine was recovered with a combined street value of approximately $4,000.00.
A second warrant was executed at Maurice Jorden’s residence located in the 1600 block of Winslow St, City of Racine. During the search agents located a loaded 38 caliber handgun, handgun ammunition, a digital scale, drug packaging materials, and several cell phones.
Maurice E. Jorden, 31years old, resident of Racine County
Maurice E. Jorden was transported to the Racine County Jail and held on the following charges:
- Possession with intent to deliver heroin
- Possession with intent to deliver cocaine
- Possession of a firearm by a felon
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Keeper of a drug place for sales
- Repeat drug offender