Akron Police announcing several arrests connected to recent drug bust in the city.
On Tuesday, February 23rd, members of the Akron Police Anti-Violence Bureau and SWAT conducted two search warrants related to an ongoing drug investigation.
First, officers searched a home in the 500 block of Lafollette Street where they found ten grams of methamphetamines and one handgun. Four adults inside of the home were arrested and charged various drug and weapons violations.
During the search of a second home in the 800 block of Standwood Avenue, police seized a pound of powder cocaine, one ounce of fentanyl, a half-ounce of methamphetamine, more than $87,000 in cash, and three loaded handguns.
All of the following were arrested during both searches on Tuesday:
Amanda Howard, 43
Andrea Hilhoan, 32
Ray Cottrill, 49
Cheyenne Porter, 23
Shannon Sammons, 38
Yalinda Cunningham, 37