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Seven people arrested at Jefferson County home, drugs seized

July 28, 2012

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — The West Virginia State Police on Saturday announced the arrest of seven people at a Jefferson County home where authorities seized more than $16,000 in cash and about 6.25 pounds of marijuana Friday evening.

In addition to the marijuana, the search warrant issued for the residence at 381 Dalgo Lane near Kearneysville, W.Va., also netted 40 Ecstasy pills, heroin, mushrooms, one shotgun and two pistols, police said in a news release.

The individuals arrested were not named, but police said they were charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance and conspiracy, according to the release.

The state police were joined by members of the U.S. Marshal Service and the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office in serving the warrant at about 5 p.m. Friday, according to the release.

The search warrant was obtained after police received information that occupants of the home were selling drugs, according to the news release.

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