East Liverpool police: Guns, drugs found in raids over past week

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Officials said they confiscated two guns and several narcotics from the raids

East Liverpool drug raid

Courtesy: East Liverpool Police Department

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio (WKBN) – East Liverpool drug detectives helped the Columbiana County Drug Task Force with drug raids at East Liverpool homes within the past week.

The Columbiana County Drug Task Force reported finding 10 grams of suspected crack cocaine and an opioid, as well as digital scales, during a search of 1304 Erie St. They arrested 45-year-old Andrew Owens, of Warren, on a drug paraphernalia charge.

The Task Force also reported searching 1089 Mapletree St. as part of an investigation into suspected drug trafficking. Aundarcio Jackson is facing charges as a result of that search.

Police reported finding a handgun, marijuana and Suboxone during that search.

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