Walla Walla raid nets meth, cash, gun

Tri-City HeraldFebruary 19, 2014 

Methamphetamine found at a Walla Walla house authorities searched early Wednesday morning.

WALLA WALLA POLICE DEPARTMENT

— Police reportedly found methamphetamine, a handgun and cash Wednesday morning when they raided a suspected Walla Walla drug house. Three men were arrested during the search of the house on the 1000 block of Valencia Street.

Drew M. Walker, 29, was arrested on suspicion of drug and firearm charges, said Tim Bennett, Walla Walla police spokesman. Brandon C. Sharp, 25, and Chance R. Jaramillo, 24, also were arrested at the house on outstanding warrants.

Detectives found about a half ounce of methamphetamine, valued at between $800 and $1,000, Bennett said. A 9 mm handgun with an altered serial number, digital scales and $1,400 reportedly also were in the home.

Authorities searched the property as they suspected drug activity, Bennett said.

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