Whitehall Police: Five arrested in narcotics raid

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Whitehall Police say five people are under arrest in connection to a narcotics raid on Saturday morning.

Police were initially investigating a shooting on Beechcreek Road on November 3 and as part of that investigation officers obtained a search warrant for 139 Beechcreek Road.

The Whitehall SWAT team and Narcotics Unit executed that warrant around 7:30am Saturday.

Seven adults were found inside the home and five of them were arrested and charged with multiple weapons and drug charges.

The Narcotics Unit found approximately two ounces of heroin, one ounce of crack cocaine, over $3,000 in cash and four firearms including one MPA semiautomatic pistol with a silencer and high capacity magazine. One of the firearms recovered was stolen.


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