Law enforcement executed two drug search warrants in Trenton Wednesday morning.  Click to hear KMZU’s Kristie Cross talk to Chief Tommy Wright:

Chief Wright

According to the Trenton Police Department, the homes were located in the 700 block of 19th Street and the 1700 block of Tindall Avenue.  “We recovered some drug paraphernalia in one house and nothing was found in the other,” said Wright, “There was no arrests made this morning.  Obviously, we have to wait on lab results to get charges, but eventually those will come. ” Suspect names have not been released at this time.

Wright said the activity was the result of a month-long investigation.  “There were some drug purchases made in these homes, “said Wright, “We want to take a clear stance here in Trenton that we will use all of our resources to fight drug dealers and users in our town.”

Wright also took the opportunity to encourage residents to communicate with his department.  “If there is a house in the neighborhood where perhaps drugs are being dealt or other suspicious activity, we ask them to give us a call, “said Wright, “We would be happy to check it out and try to get rid of some of these drug issues.”

The police department can be reached at 660-359-5557 or by emailing Chief Wright at [email protected]

Press Release:

Chief Tommy Wright of the Trenton Police Department advises that on February 6, 2013 members of the Trenton Police Department, NITRO Task Force, Grundy County Sheriff’s Office and the Missouri State Highway Patrol executed two drug search warrants in the City of Trenton.

The warrants were a result of a combined, month long investigation between the agencies. Search Warrants were executed on residences in the 700 Block of 19th Street, and the 1700 Block of Tindall Avenue, which resulted in the seizure of drug paraphernalia. Charges are pending lab results and the suspects names will not be released at this time.

Chief Wright advises that this operation is the product of proven successful communications and cooperation between local, state, and task force agencies.

Anyone having drug information or complaints about suspicious activities in their neighborhood are encouraged to contact the Trenton Police Department by calling 660-359-5557 or by emailing Chief Wright at [email protected].

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