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Nearly $91K seized in Toledo drug raid

(Source: Toledo Police) (Source: Toledo Police)
TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Starting Friday morning and ending Saturday night, the Toledo Police Department conducted a gang and drug enforcement operation, executing 24 search warrants citywide.

Nearly $91,000 worth of drugs were seized:

-37.5 pounds of marijuana valued at $60,000

-256 scheduled pharmaceutical pills valued at $5,410

-40.5 grams of black tar and china white heroin valued at $22,350

-22.6 grams of crack/cocaine valued at $2,920

The TPD's Vice Narcotics Unit, Metro Drug Task Force Unit, Gang Unit and SWAT team also seized:

-7 handguns

-$25,124 in U.S. currency

During the operation, 45 people were charged with a total of 62 felony and 41 misdemeanor offenses. There were also one felony warrant and 41 misdemeanor warrants served during the sweep.

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