Bluford Man Arrested On Drug Delivery, Trafficking Charges

(MT. VERNON, IL) — A 59-year-old Bluford man is in the Jefferson County Jail facing drug delivery and trafficking charges. Marty Lewis has been formally charged in Jefferson County Court with Class X felonies for manufacture with the intent to deliver more than 200 grams of a controlled substance and trafficking of a controlled substance. His bail has been set at $75,000. Lewis was arrested Friday by Mt. Vernon police. He’s just the latest in a string of arrests in Marion and Jefferson counties on charges targeting the sale of methamphetamine, heroin, and other illicit drugs in the area.