Several drugs, $11K in cash seized in New Castle drug bust

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Police converged about 10:45 p.m. Monday on a house in the 600 block of Court Street

NEW CASTLE, Pa. (WKBN) – Several drugs and cash were seized during a drug raid in New Castle.

Police converged about 10:45 p.m. Monday on a house in the 600 block of Court Street.

According to investigators police found the following items:

  • Suspected uncut cocaine
  • Suspected heroin
  • Fentanyl patches
  • Suboxone strips
  • Amphetamine and dextroamphetamine pills
  • THC vape cartridges
  • Measuring cup with drug residue on it
  • $11,911 in cash

The value of the narcotics seized is estimated at $50,000.

Jeremy Perkins was arrested during the raid. He is charged with three counts of possession with intent to distribute.

A woman and small child were in the house at the time of the raid.

The Lawrence County District Attorney’s Special Investigations Unit, Union Township Police, and New Castle Police Department’s Narcotics and CIRT units conducted the raid.

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