Drug Arrest

On Monday January 16th, 2023 at approximately 1102 AM, personnel from the Township of Spring conducted a traffic stop on Route 222 South, near the Adamstown exit. Subsequent to the stop, the occupant of the vehicle became the subject of an investigation, leading to a search warrant being executed on the vehicle. As a result of the warrant the following items were seized:

A Taurus 45 caliber semi-automatic hand gun with magazine and ammunition

A Smith & Wesson 9 MM semi-automatic handgun with magazine and ammunition. This handgun was reported stolen out of Philadelphia.

A quantity of suspected cocaine in excess of 275 Grams

A quantity of suspected methamphetamine in excess of 470 Grams

A quantity of suspected heroin in excess of 150 grams

A quantity of suspected marijuana in excess of 115 grams

In excess of 90 tablets of suspected Xanax, in containers with no prescription labels 

A quantity of prescription medications with no identifying labels

Quantities of plastic and wax bags known to be used for the packaging and sales of illegal narcotics

A digital scale with residue

The suspect, Nasir YOUNG, 27 YOA, of Philadelphia, was charged with Firearms and Drug related offenses. YOUNG was arraigned at CPC by MDJ Yoch.

The investigation remains open and is ongoing.