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Police Seize Gun, Cash, and Large Amounts of Narcotics Following Investigation and Arrest in North Seattle 

Seattle Police detectives, along with federal law enforcement partners, arrested a suspected drug trafficker and seized large quantities of narcotics, thousands of dollars in cash, and a firearm last Thursday in Greenlake.

On April 25, after several months of a multi-agency investigation, Narcotics detectives and SWAT, working with Homeland Security Investigations, the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, served a warrant on a residence in the 400 block of NE 70th Street.

Police recovered:

  • 89 pounds of methamphetamine
  • 8 pounds of cocaine
  • 1 quarter pound of heroin
  • 1 ounce of fentanyl powder
  • 14,000 fentanyl pills
  • $16,000 in cash
  • Glock handgun

The 20-year-old male suspect operated in North Seattle, North King, and South Snohomish Counties. He was taken into custody on multiple counts of Possession of Narcotics, and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm.

He was booked into King County Jail.