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Five arrested in Washington, Indiana police and DEA investigation

While serving the warrants, police said they found four pounds of marijuana, a handgun, almost 200 Alprazolam pills, paraphernalia, and over $7,000 in cash.

Posted: Jan. 28, 2019 9:52 PM

WASHINGTON, Ind. (WTHI) - Five Washington, Indiana residents are behind bars facing numerous drug charges.

They were arrested after the Washington Police Department and a DEA Task Force executed a series of search warrants on Monday morning.

While serving the warrants, police said they found four pounds of marijuana, a handgun, almost 200 Alprazolam pills, paraphernalia, and over $7,000 in cash.

Police arrested 23-year-old Ethan Emmons, 23-year-old Elizabeth Myers, 24-year-old Jonathan Garcia, 23-year-old Heather Garcia, and 22-year-old Tyeesha Jones.

All of them are facing various drug-related charges.

Others were arrested, but they did not appear to be local.

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