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      Hueytown police charge 7 suspected heroin dealers in drug roundup

      Seven suspected heroin dealers face drug charges after a three-month undercover investigation in Jefferson County, announced Hueytown police this week.

      Authorities{}said the men were{}reportedly selling heroin to an undercover police officer in Brighton, Fairfield and Midfield. Three suspects have been arrested, and four remain at large.

      The following suspects are in custody in the Jefferson County Jail.

      • Michael Weeks, 21, of Midfield was arrested Oct. 4 for three counts of Distribution of a Controlled Substance
      • Charlie Johnson, 23, of Brighton was arrested Oct. 4 for one count of Distribution of a Controlled Substance
      • Marquis Abernathy, 21, of Midfield was arrested Oct. 8 for three counts of Distribution of a Controlled Substance

      The following suspects are still at large:

      • Michael Hatter, 18, of Bessemer is charged with one count of Distribution of a Controlled Substance
      • Michael Watson, 27, of Brighton is charged with two counts of Distribution of a Controlled Substance
      • Corey Jordan, 23, of Birmingham is charged with four counts of Distribution of a Controlled Substance
      • Kerry McLemore, 21, of Brighton is charged with one count of Distribution of a Controlled Substance

      If you have any information on their whereabouts, contact Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777. You will remain anonymous.

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