IMPD seizes drugs and over $22,000 cash after receiving tip from postal service, suspect arrested

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UPDATE (9/11/18) – Jefferey Armstrong will serve 10 years in prison after taking a plea agreement in connection with his arrest.

Back in March 2017, Police have arrested, Jeffrey Armstrong, 34, in connection with this crime.

According to police, he was charged preliminary with domestic battery, dealing narcotics, dealing controlled substance and possession of narcotics.

Armstrong was transported to the Arrestee Processing Center for booking.

Original Story:

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Several different drugs, four handguns and over $22,000 in cash were seized from a northwest side home Friday morning.

IMPD detectives teamed up with U.S. Postal Inspectors to investigate the home in the 4000 block of Pittman Place around 11 a.m. When they made contact with the homeowner, they received consent to open a box that was believed to contain narcotics. It was opened and officers found a vacuum sealed package of suspected marijuana.

After serving a search warrant on the home, authorities also located approximately 8 oz. of suspected cocaine, over 100 scheduled narcotic pills, suspected psychotropic mushrooms, around 10 lbs. of suspected marijuana, four handguns and $22,372 in cash.

No arrests have been made as of yet with the investigation ongoing.

IMPD asks that anyone with information about narcotics or illegal activities to immediately contact Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at (317)262-TIPS (8477). Tips given via Crime Stoppers should be considered anonymous.

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