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PPB Central Precinct Officers Continue High Visibility Mission Downtown-Drugs, Weapons, Money Seized, Arrests Made (Photo)

May 25, 2020 12:22


On May 24, 2020, Central Precinct officers assigned to conduct focused patrol in Old Town and The Pearl District seized guns, drugs, and money related to several arrests for crimes in progress.

At 7:00 a.m., officers were in the area of Northwest 22nd Avenue and Northwest Nicolai Street on reports of two individuals in a vehicle who were using illegal drugs and were slumped over in the vehicle. Officers responded to conduct a welfare check of the vehicle occupants.

Officers made contact with the subject in the driver's seat of the vehicle. The subject initially provided false information regarding his identity to the officers. The subject was taken into custody. It was learned the subject in the driver seat had items consistent with a person illegally distributing drugs (Pho

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