Drugs, cash seized in West Manchester Township traffic stop
A traffic stop June 3 resulted in the seizure of a large amount of illegal drugs and cash by West Manchester Township Police.
The traffic stop was made at 3:49 p.m. in the 1300 block of Roosevelt Avenue in West Manchester Township by Officers Lynn Anderson and Brad Engle. The vehicle driven by a 21-year-old man.
According to a statement from police, Anderson gathered evidence that illegal drugs might be in the vehicle and explained it to the driver. The man consented to a search of the vehicle.
During the course of the search, Anderson and Engle uncovered 1,175 individually packaged narcotics including marijuana, cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine, the release said. Police also said there was additional evidence found indicating that the packaged drugs were being held for sale. There was also $1,000 in cash found.
The driver was released as the investigation continued, police said. His name will be released if he is charged.
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