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CNT seizes drugs, guns from eastside home

Steve Brown (Source: CNT) Steve Brown (Source: CNT)
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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -  A Savannah man was arrested on charges of drug and firearms possession after a search of an eastside home.

The Chatham-Savannah Counter Narcotics Team carried out a search warrant early Friday morning in the 800 block of East Henry Street in Savannah as part of a seven-month investigation. In March 2010, CNT got information about drug being sold at the home.

Agents seized cocaine, marijuana, large amount of prescription pills, five handguns, ammunition and items used in the distribution of controlled substances. A check found that one of the seized handguns was stolen. 

Steve Brown III, 44, of Savannah, was charged with possession of a controlled substance (cocaine) with intent to distribute, possession of marijuana, possession of dangerous drugs, possession of drug Related objects for use, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and theft by receiving stolen property (firearm).

Brown is being held at the Chatham County Detention Center and is expected to be arraigned sometime on Saturday.

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