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3 arrested in New Albany drug busts

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Joshua Cobb (Source: Floyd County Jail) Joshua Cobb (Source: Floyd County Jail)
Daryl White (Source: Floyd County Jail) Daryl White (Source: Floyd County Jail)
William Wyatt (Source: Floyd County Jail) William Wyatt (Source: Floyd County Jail)

NEW ALBANY, IN (WAVE) – A pair of search warrants netted some big drug busts in New Albany Monday.

NAPD says they found narcotic Opana pills with a street value of more than $1,000 inside a home at 2544 Brook Street, along with more than 150 grams of marijuana, psilocybin mushrooms, a .40 cal handgun, scales and $9,600.

Officers arrested 19-year-old Joshua Cobb and Daryl White.

Cobb is charged with dealing in a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, and maintaining a common nuisance.

White is charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, and visiting a common nuisance.

Police also served a search warrant at 2525 Brook Street, finding narcotic Opana pills and other controlled substances, more than 150 grams of marijuana, and paraphernalia.

The third person, 28-year-old William Wyatt was arrested at that home, and is charged with dealing in marijuana, dealing in a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, and maintaining a common nuisance.

Officers with the NAPD Criminal Apprehension Team and Narcotics Division, along with other uniformed officers, served those simultaneous search warrants.

"This is the first of many activities our CAT officers will engage in to make our community safer," said NAPD Chief Todd Bailey. "Ridding the streets of narcotics and those not conducting themselves in a legal manner are fundamental values of this squad."

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