Salisbury man arrested following month-long drug investigation

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SALISBURY, Md. – A Salisbury man has been arrested following a month-long drug investigation.

We’re told the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office Community Action Team conducted the investigation into 50-year-old Maurice Osborne selling controlled dangerous substances from the 28000 block of Brockhampton Court. A search and seizure warrant as executed on the residence, resulting in the recovery of 132.66 grams of powder cocaine and 113.77 grams of crack cocaine. In addition, a handgun was recovered from the residence and later found to be reported stolen through the Salisbury Police Department in 2010.

Osborne was subsequently arrested and charged with possession with the intent to distribute cocaine, manufacturing cocaine, possession of cocaine, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, possession of a firearm in a drug trafficking crime, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and possession of a stolen firearm.

Osborne is currently being held without bond.

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