From:              Hannibal Police Department

             Date:                April 28, 2011          

             Phone:             573-221-0987   

            Fax:                 573-221-3966

            Contact:           Lt. John Zerbonia



On Sunday evening, Officer of the Hannibal Police Department served an arrest warrant on 18 year old Branton T. Ellison of Hannibal for Distribution of a Controlled Substance. The arrest warrant is the result of an investigation of the distribution of illegal narcotics by the Hannibal Police Departments Narcotics Unit. Branton is being held at the Marion County Jail with the bond set at $100,000.00 cash only.