Man arrested on robbery warrant gets new drug charges

(ABC 6 News) – According to Rochester police, a local man arrested on a felony robbery warrant Tuesday had M30 pills in his possession.

At about 4:23 p.m., a Rochester police officer recognized and stopped Jayvon Jones-Shields, 22, of Rochester, based on the outstanding warrant, Rochester police Captain Casey Moilanen said.

The officer pulled a car transporting Jones-Shields over at 41st Street and 80th Avenue NW, Moilanen said, where he was arrested.

Moilanen alleged that officers found 8 blue M30 pills, likely containing fentanyl, on Jones-Shields when he was taken to the Olmsted County Adult Detention Center.

He faces charges of 5th-degree controlled substance crimes.