Seattle police find weapons, cash, lots of drugs after arresting suspected trafficker
SEATTLE – Police arrested a man they called a “prolific drug trafficker” Thursday, and confiscated drugs, guns, money and a pill-press machine after serving a search warrant at his Seattle home.
Seattle police detective worked with Homeland Security and the King County sheriff’s office to arrest the 28-year-old man after they were told he was trafficking drugs, and counterfeit Xanax in particular.
The man was arrested without incident, and police said he admitted he had a handgun and drugs at his home. A judge issued a search warrant, and police found:
- An industrial pill-press machine
- 11,000 Xanax pills
- 170 grams of powder cocaine
- 17 grams of methamphetamine
- A number of Ecstasy pills
- Close to $1500.00 cash
- A 9mm handgun
- Body armor
- 8 pounds of marijuana
- Additional prescription medication