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Two people arrested after a Fort Wayne home raid

Police arrested two individuals Monday evening after locating various drugs and guns during a raid.

Posted: Feb. 19, 2019 10:41 AM
Updated: Feb. 19, 2019 11:47 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Police arrested two individuals Monday evening after locating various drugs and guns during a raid.

Officers say detectives executed a search warrant at a home in the 3000 block of Pennsylvania Ave. around 7:46 p.m. Monday. Police say the warrant followed an investigation that included several traffic stops, tips from neighbors, and surveillance.

When police arrived, they found 20-year-old Airon Mitchell and 43-year-old Owanna Mitchell inside the home. They then located 5 grams of cocaine, about one pound of marijuana police say had partially been flushed down a toilet, oxycodone pills, paraphernalia, a pistol, and an unregistered NFA Class 3 AR style weapon.

Airon was arrested on charges of dealing marijuana, possession of cocaine, possession of narcotic drug, and maintaining a common nuisance. Owanna was arrested on charges of maintaining a common nuisance and possession of marijuana.

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