By: KDKA-TV News Staff
NEW CASTLE (KDKA) – New Castle City Police and the Lawrence County District Attorney’s Special Investigative Unit were able to seize a large number of drugs, money, and a car after serving a warrant.READ MORE: Homestead Grays Bridge Will Be Rededicated On Sunday
On Wednesday, officers searched the home of 30-year-old Maurice Collier on North Mercer Street and when they arrived, Collier was inside the home along with three other people.READ MORE: Tornado Warning Issued In Northern Ohio, West Of Mercer County
Officers were able to find a stolen 9mm semi-automatic handgun, 24.9 grams of suspected crack-cocaine, five bundles of heroin, 5.95 grams of cocaine, 36 tablets of ecstasy, more than $5,000 in cash, and a Cadillac CTS.MORE NEWS: Local Nursing Home Recreates Day Korean War Veteran Met His Sweetheart 70 Years Ago
Collier was taken into custody and is facing charges of possession with intent to deliver, possession of a controlled substance, and firearm violations.