An investigation by the Center Police Department Narcotics Division resulted in an early morning search warrant being executed by the PD’s Tactical Narcotics Team on two separate residents in East Center Tuesday.
Four unidentified suspects were arrested at 1202 Union Street and charged with at least one count of Delivery of a Controlled Substance with other charges pending. Investigators discovered various types of illegal drugs.
At 917 Hicks Street, one unknown individual was arrested and officers located evidence that drugs were sold at the location regularly.
The search warrants were the result of weeks of investigation.
Investigator Chris Knowlton stated that continued partnership with the community is essential in the fight against drugs, and encourages citizens with informtion regarding the sale and use of illegal drugs to contact the Center Police Dept. Narcotics Division, The Center Crime Stoppers Tip Line, or any officer of the department directly.
Center Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information. Anyone who has information regarding this crime should call Center Crime Stoppers at 598-SAFE (7233) or submit a tip online at centercrimestoppers.com. Remember you don't have to give your name. All calls and cash rewards are completely anonymous. Rewards will only be paid on tips submitted through Center Crime Stoppers system.