Lincoln Police arrested Detrick Smith on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of LPD)
On Wednesday the Lincoln Police Department arrested a man after discovering a multitude of illegal substances within his residence.
Detrick Smith, 29, was arrested for delivery of a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a school, possession of a firearm with a felony 1D drug violation, possession of a firearm by a prohibited person, and possession of money while violating a drug law.
According to police, investigators served a search warrant to Smith’s residence on South 21st Street at approximately 3:45 pm as part of an ongoing narcotics investigation.
During the search, officers discovered Smith had 7.6 pounds of Marijuana, three grams of cocaine, two handguns, and over $11,000 in US currency.
Due to the possibility of dangerous weapons present in the home, the LPD SWAT team acted and assisted the investigation, Sergeant Todd Kocian reported. -30-