Maryland

Two charged in Salisbury drug investigation

SALISBURY, Md. - Two men are facing drug charges, after deputies say they found guns and drugs in a home, in Salisbury.

The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office says on Friday, their Community Action Team (CAT) concluded an investigation into controlled dangerous substances by executing a search and seizure warrant at a home in the 1100 block of Nokomis Avenue. According to the report, 23-year-old Zachary Herbert, of Salisbury, attempted to flee during the search, but was apprehended by the deputies. Thirty-two-year-old Lebraun Brooks, of Salisbury, was also apparently taken into custody inside the home.

During the search, authorities say they found two handguns, one shotgun, ammunition, 74 grams of cocaine inside 56 individually, 67 oxycodone pills in eight individual bags, 6.9 grams of crack cocaine, two digital scales, and packing materials.

Herbert and brooks were charged with possession of narcotics with the intent to distribute, possession of firearms by person prohibited, possession of firearms during a drug trafficking crime, possession of CDS, and related charges.

The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office was assisted by their Emergency Response Team, their Criminal Investigative Division (CID), and CAT during this investigation.


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