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Danville police seize guns, marijuana, ammo and more

Officers executed a search warrant Wednesday

DANVILLE, Va. – Authorities seized drugs, guns and money in Danville Wednesday as the police department works to prevent gang and drug-related violence.

Danville police officers served search warrants at a residence in the 700 block of Arlington Road.

The search led to seizure of the following items:

  • 5.75 pounds of marijuana
  • 4.16 pounds of K2 synthetic marijuana.
  • Multiple individually packaged "rocks" of cocaine in crack form.
  • $2,600
  • Five firearms, including an AK pistol 7.62x39 mm and an M11-style 9 mm pistol
    • One of the weapons was reported stolen from Halifax County, Virginia
  • Nine high-capacity magazines, including a 100-round drum magazine
  • 350 rounds of ammunition

Police also arrested a wanted person at the scene.

More arrests are forthcoming pending forensic analysis, according to authorities.


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