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Arrests Made In West End Drug Bust

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(Photo Credit: Allegheny County Police Department)

(Photo Credit: Allegheny County Police Department)

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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Three arrests have been made in connection with a drug bust in the West End.

On September 1st, Zone 6 detectives began an investigation after numerous complaints and observations of drug activity and guns at a residence on McKnight Street in the West End.

Based on the array of complaints and gathered evidence, detectives were able to obtain and execute a search warrant where they discovered 24-year-old Shaymond Campbell, 33-year-old Philip Peterson and 28-year-old Kimberly Witherspoon.

All three suspects were detained while officers recovered 30 stamped bags of Cocaine, 4 bags of Marijuana, Crack Cocaine and pills.

Officers also recovered $7,810, indicia, cell phones, drug paraphernalia and ammunition.

A K-9 unit discovered narcotics in a Cadillac belonging to one of the residents of the home.

Inside the vehicle, officers recovered a large chuck of crack cocaine, 9-mm rounds and fifteen .45 caliber rounds of ammunition.

All three suspects were transported to the Allegheny County Jail and charged with Possession of Controlled Substance, Marijuana– Possession of Small Amount, Possession with Intent to Deliver and Criminal Conspiracy.

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