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$130,000 in drugs seized during bust at north Abilene home

ABILENE, Texas - A kilo of meth, 96 grams of heroin, 148 grams of cocaine and 12 ounces of marijuana – with a combined street value of $130,000 – were seized Thursday during a bust at a north Abilene home.

A firearm was also seized while the search warrant was being executed in the 1300 block of Fannin Street, according to the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office.

“No names are being released at this time due to an ongoing investigation,” a sheriff’s office social media message said.

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A search for drugs was executed at a north Abilene house Thursday evening and multiple suspects were taken into custody.

According to a Taylor County Sheriff's Office deputy at the scene, a warrant was obtained to search a house for drugs at North 14th and Fannin streets. Law enforcement officers conducted that search around 5:45 p.m.

Few other details were given, as the deputy said more information would be made available in a news release to be sent out at a later time, but he did say that several people were arrested. Their identities were not made available, nor was the exact number of suspects arrested.

The sheriff's office has not said what drugs, if any, were seized from the house.

KTXS will update this article when we learn more.


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