Oshkosh Police arrest seven after drug bust at home

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WBAY) - Oskhosh Police have arrested seven people following a drug bust that resulted in the seizure of meth, cocaine, heroin, prescription drugs, and more.

Photo: Oshkosh Police Department

On Jan. 2, officers from the Vice and Narcotics Unit went to a home in the 300 block of Broad Street.

Police say they seized these drugs:

--256 grams of crystal meth
--6.7 grams of heroin
--10 doses of Oxycodone
--19 doses of MDMA
--Marijuana
--Butane Hash Oil
--Cocaine
--Prescription drugs
--Psilocybin mushrooms
--Possible LSD

Police say they arrested seven people on these charges:

--37-year-old man: multiple possession counts
--30-year-old woman: possession; maintaining a drug trafficking place; bail jumping
--35-year-old man: possession; probation violation
--25-year-old woman: possession
--32-year-old woman: probation violation
--Two others being referred on drug related charges

No names were released.

Police hope the incident, puts other drug dealers on notice.

"Basically, this is a way for us to get our message out with a new year that we're not going to tolerate people dealing drugs in this city, and that we have a fantastic group of investigators that are solely assigned to our vice narcotics unit, investigating those crimes," said Officer Kate Mann of the Oshkosh Police Department.

Others like Scott Garrity who live nearby said the amount of drugs confiscated came as a bit of a shock.

"Well, I'm just glad that they got them out of the neighborhood, and nobody was hurt in process," said Garrity.


Credit: Oshkosh Police Department
Credit: Oshkosh Police Department


 
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