Wednesday morning drug bust nets 3 arrests, large stash of meth, marijuana

Published 11:06 am Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Three adults were arrested after a Wednesday morning drug bust.

Local and regional law enforcement executed a search warrant on the 900 block of First Avenue Northwest and recovered a large quantitaties of methamphetamine and marijuana along with two firearms and two bullet resistant vests, according to  Austin Police Department Capt. David McKichan.

Units were cleared of the area by late Wednesday morning.

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The Austin Police Department, Mower County Sheriff’s Office and Southeast Minnesota Violent Crime Enforcement Team participated in the bust.

The Special Incident Response Team was also on site.