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Narcotics investigation leads to arrest of Rockford man

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Darrell Thomas Darrell Thomas
ROCKFORD (WREX) -

The Rockford Police Department teamed up with the FBI and the ATF to investigate a man selling crack cocaine and heroin at several locations throughout the city.

Darrell Thomas, 26, was arrested on January 15 in the 800 block of Buckbee after a brief foot chase. After his arrest, search warrants were executed at 716 Buckbee and 1402 7th Avenue.

Over 40 bags of heroin, 70 bags of crack cocaine, two grams of cannabis, cash, and an AK-47 assault rifle were recovered during the searches.

Thomas has been charged with the following:

  • Possession with Intent to Deliver 15-100 Grams of Cocaine
  • Possession of Cannabis
  • Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon
  • 2 counts of Delivery of Less than One Gram of Heroin within 1,000 Feet of a Church
  • 2 counts of Delivery of 1-15 Grams of Heroin within 1,000 Feet of a Church
  • Resisting Arrest

 

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