5 arrested in Janesville drug raid

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Frank Schultz
Saturday, May 4, 2013

JANESVILLE Police say they arrested five people in a raid on a house where marijuana was sold.

The Janesville Police Department Street Crimes Unit executed a search warrant around 7:30 p.m. Friday at 502 Linn St. Apt. C. as a result of an investigation into the sale of illegal drugs from this residence, according to a news release.

Police reported seizing more than five ounces of suspected marijuana, drug paraphernalia and packaging materials and about $900 in cash.

Steven R. Hill II, 20, and Sergio A. Morales Jr., 20, both of the Linn St. apartment, were jailed on charges of maintaining a drug trafficking place, possession with the intent to deliver marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Hill was arrested on additional charges, two counts of manufacture or delivery of marijuana.

Three other Janesville residents, aged 19, 21 and 21, were arrested on marijuana possession charges and released with court dates.

Last updated: 9:19 am Tuesday, July 9, 2013

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