Newcastle, Pennsylvania (WKBN) – Most sting operations target adults being investigated for drug sales and rarely focus on juveniles, but the Lawrence County drug bust has targeted teenagers. got into big trouble.
The Lawrence County District Attorney’s HIDTA Drug Task Force, along with the New Castle CIRT, executed a sealed search warrant at a house at Block 2400 Graceland Road in New Castle. The sting operation was called “Operation Daddy’s House”.
A juvenile suspected of selling drugs and possessing an illegal gun was the target of the investigation.
During the search, investigators found an assault rifle, three handguns, an extended magazine, a drum magazine, and suspected crack cocaine, marijuana, and a digital scale.
The boy was charged with four counts of possession of a firearm by a minor, possession with intent to distribute, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
A female boy who had been missing for more than a year was found in a home and returned to East Coast authorities, police said.
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