Authorities came away with drugs, weapons and $58,000 in cash after police and the county drug task force raided a West Washington Street home on Tuesday afternoon.
Armed with an arrest warrant and a search warrant, police and DTF agents went to 533 W. Washington St., where 38-year-old William Martin II was taken into custody on existing charges of drug possession (two counts) and failure to appear in court on a driving under suspension charge.
A search of the house turned up suspected heroin (0.4 pounds), cocaine (0.6 pounds), crack cocaine (0.1 pounds) and marijuana, (3.7 pounds), along with $58,000 in cash. Authorities also found seven weapons, according to a news release issued by the DTF. Martin was charged at the scene for having weapons despite a prior felony conviction. [Read more…]