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$75,000 in drugs seized during busts

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Baton Rouge Police made nine arrests and took more than $75,000 worth of drugs off the streets Wednesday during three separate drug busts.

According to reports, police were tipped off that drugs were being sold out of a broken down car in the driveway of a home on Oswego St.  Officers say when they approached the vehicle, a drug deal was taking place.  Investigators found drugs and guns inside the car and the home.

Five people were arrested:

Name Age Charges
Mack Lee



28



Possession with intent to distribute crack
Possession with intent to distribute marijuana
Possession of a firearm with CDS
Possession of a firearm by a felon.
Ronisha Spears



24



Possession with intent to distribute crack
Possession with intent to distribute marijuana
Interfering with a police investigation
Obstruction of justice
Keandre Hill 27 Possession with intent to distribute marijuana
Kyrus Mobley 29 Possession with intent to distribute crack
Torrence Tate 24 Fugitive


Officers seized marijuana and crack with a street value of $7,000, a semi-automatic gun and almost $2,000 in cash

In a separate investigation, an officer pulled a vehicle over on E. Johnson St.  The driver, Donovan Grant, 26, was arrested on charges of possession with intent to distribute marijuana, possession of a firearm with CDS, possession of a firearm by a felon and possession of Alprazolam.

The third bust happened on E. Tampa Dr. and at a storage unit on Oak Villa Blvd.  Investigators seized half a pound of cocaine, 15 pounds of marijuana, pharmaceutical drugs, guns, drug paraphernalia and $33,000 in cash.  Three people were arrested.

Name Age Charges
Glen Marshall






39






Possession with intent to distribute cocaine in excess of 200 grams
Possession with intent to distribute marijuana
Possession of a firearm with CDS
Possession with intent to distribute Hydrocodone
Possession with intent to distribute Alprazolam
Possession with intent to distribute Clonazepam
Violation of a drug-free zone
Anthony George


38


Possession of cocaine
Possession of marijuana
Violation of a drug-free zone
Glen Bradford

18

Possession with intent to distribute marijuana
Violation of a drug-free zone

The drugs seized in the third bust had a street value of nearly $70,000.

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