4 arrested after drug investigation in Columbus, Indiana
Police say multiple complaints were made about possible drug activity.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A drug investigation has led to the arrest of several people in Columbus, Indiana.
According to a post placed Friday on the Facebook page for the Columbus Police Department, 21-year-old Parker Broady, 18-year-old Darrion Phillips, 18-year-old Terrell Davis and a 17-year-old juvenile were arrested, as a result of the investigation.
Authorities say the investigation was conducted by the Joint Narcotics Enforcement Team. It centered around alleged drug dealing, which included the sale of candy laced with Xanax that was being sold out of a Columbus home.
Police say multiple complaints were made about possible drug activity at a home in the 800 block of McClure Road in Columbus.
According to police, an investigation revealed that people living at the home were selling drugs including marijuana, Xanax pills and LSD.
Officials say Broady was seen leaving the residence on McClure Road and was later arrested after drugs were found in a backpack inside his vehicle.
Investigators say marijuana and LSD were found during a search of the home on McClure Road.
Broady is charged with dealing marijuana, and dealing in a Schedule IV Substance (Xanax).
Phillips is facing charges of possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance (LSD), maintaining a common nuisance, marijuana possession, and illegal possession of alcohol.
Davis is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, illegal possession of alcohol, visiting a common nuisance and marijuana possession.
Police have not released the arrested juvenile's name or said what charges are being brought against the juvenile.
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