EVERETT, Wash. — Everett police seized several guns, drugs, and thousands of dollars in cash while making an arrest of a man wanted on nine counts of unlawful possession of a firearm last week.
According to the Everett Police Department, the Violent Crime Reduction Unit saw the man putting a bag into a car at a residence in central Everett. When the man stopped to speak to people outside the residence, VCRU members moved in to contact him.
The man was arrested after a Taser was used. No other injuries were reported, police said.
Officers searched the man after the arrest and found over $9,500 in cash and nearly 100 fentanyl pills.
Officers also saw a gun holster in open view on the floorboard of the man’s car. The car was taken for a search warrant, which turned up the following:
- About 200 grams of methamphetamine
- 300 fentanyl pills
- Drug trafficking materials
- A loaded Glock pistol
The man was booked into the Snohomish County Jail on the nine charges of unlawful possession of a firearm, along with new charges of violation of the Uniform Controlled Substances Act with intent to distribute and first-degree unlawful possession of a firearm.
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