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Marion Police Department, NC
Friday July 9th, 2021 :: 11:39 p.m. EDT


Press Release for Warrant Service Rutherford Rd (click blue link)

July 9, 2021
Suspect:           Jacob Daniel Cordell
                        88 Riverview Drive
                        Marion NC 28752
Location:         619 Rutherford Road
                        Marion NC 28752
Incident:          Warrant Service
On Tuesday July 9, 2021, Officers with the Marion Police Department were called to respond to 619 Rutherford Road (Marion) in reference to a male inside that had active warrants for his arrest. This was the second time officers responded to this address today, the first was for domestic related arguing among person(s) occupying the home.
 Once they arrived on scene, a female was observed exiting the home. The female informed officers that Cordell had ran upstairs inside the home. When officers inquired as to weapons inside the residence, they were advised that Cordell had possible access
Officers then backed away from the home and set up a perimeter. The Marion Police Department and McDowell County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Teams entered the home to search for Cordell. Cordell was located inside of a bedroom closet, and was taken into custody without incident. There were no weapons found in the home.
Cordell was charged with the following orders for arrest, and was placed in the custody of the McDowell County Jail under a $74,000 bond.
Felony Breaking and Entering
Felony Possession of Sch 2
Felony Probation Violation
Misdemeanor Larceny (2)
Resist Obstruct and Delay
We would like to thank the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office, and the Marion Fire Department for their assistance in this incident.
Authority: Chief Allen Lawrence, Marion Police Department


Marion Police Department, NC
270 S Main St
Marion, NC 28752

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