One convicted felon is in custody, and arrests warrants have been issued for another, after an Edgehill drug raid on Monday.
Narcotics detectives assigned to the Specialized Investigations Division Monday seized six guns, a variety of drugs, and cash as the result of search warrants at the 2210 Summitt Avenue residence of convicted felon Shawn Stafford, 34, and the 2151 Summitt Avenue residence of convicted drug felon Shamus Peebles, 40.
Detectives seized five ounces of cocaine, 6.5 ounces of heroin, two grams of marijuana, six guns (one reported stolen), and $24,643 cash from inside the house. Stafford, who has a previous conviction for aggravated assault, is charged with felon in possession of a weapon, felony drug possession, theft, and gun possession during the commission of a felony. He is being held in lieu of $70,000 bond.
Peebles, was not present during the raid, however warrants for his arrest are now active, charging him with felon in possession of a weapon, felony drug possession, and gun possession during the commission of a felony.
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