Detectives Arrest Suspect, Seize Drugs, Guns and Cash During Narcotics Investigation

Narcotics detectives served several warrants last month resulting in the seizure of a large amount of narcotics, guns, and a manual pill press used in the manufacturing of counterfeit pills.

On December 12th detectives, with the assistance of the North Precinct Anti-Crime Team (ACT), served a search warrant at a residence in North Seattle.  While serving the warrant detectives recovered 215 grams of heroin, 270 grams of fentanyl, almost 2,700 counterfeit oxy pills with fentanyl, two handguns (one reported as stolen) and a manual pill press.

On December 31st, detectives arrested a 36-year-old man in North Seattle as part of the same investigation.

As part of the investigation, search warrants were served on several residences, workplaces, and other properties associated with members of this drug organization.  Detectives and North ACT officers recovered 7 kilograms of methamphetamine, 4 kilos of heroin, cocaine, over 200 grams of fake oxy pills and almost $2,500 in cash.

This remains an active and on-going investigation.