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Police arrest alleged Waco street gang member

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A Rockford man is arrested, after a crack-down on violent gang members in Winnebago County.

Rockford Police, Loves Park Police and Winnebago County Sheriff's Officers went to a home in the 3000 block of Chateau Lane.  They found Jarvis Washington hiding in a closet.  Washington was wanted on warrants for domestic battery, fleeing and failure to appear on aggravated battery charges.  Police also say he's a member of the Waco street gang.  Investigators say they found more than 200 grams of cocaine, 50 grams of heroin and a handgun in the home.

Washington is being held in the Winnebago County Jail on the outstanding warrants and new drug charges.

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