Durham sheriff's office seizes weapons, drugs and cash during 3-day operation
Posted April 8, 2016 4:29 p.m. EDT
Updated April 8, 2016 5:42 p.m. EDT
Durham, N.C. — On Friday, the Durham County Sheriff's Office said they collected a large supply of illegal weapons, currency and drugs during a three-day operation conducted the week prior.
From March 30 to April 1, the Durham County sheriff's anti-crime and narcotic unit conducted 10 missions, served 33 felony warrants and executed two search warrants.
Investigators recovered four handguns (two had been reported stolen) and seized more than $1,700 in cash along with 18 counterfeit $20 bills.
In addition to the cash and weapons, the agency also seized the following drugs:
- 16 marijuana plants
- 20 grams marijuana
- 6 grams powder cocaine
- 7 grams heroin
- 31 grams crack cocaine
- 20 units of crack cocaine
- 20 Oxycodone tablets
- 3 Suboxone strips
Anyone with questions about this mission can contact the sheriff's office at 919-560-0826.