Richmond Police seized more than 6 pounds of narcotics and approximately $20,000 in cash during two searches in the Fan and the East End this past weekend. On Friday night in the East End, Sector 111 officers searched a residence in the 2400 block of Burton Street and seized $7,000 in cash and approximately 23 grams of crack cocaine. A warrant was also issued for the resident.
On Sunday night in the Fan area, Sector 313 Officers Daniel Dixon and Matthew Sacksteder responded to a residence in the 2900 block of Idlewood Avenue after receiving a complaint for the smell of marijuana. After receiving permission to enter the residence, the officers saw several narcotic-related items. A search later resulted in the seizure of approximately 5 to 6 pounds of marijuana, $12,000 to $13,000 in cash, cell phones and a computer. Resident Bryce T. McClellan, 22, was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.