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 Combined Effort Results in Drug Seizure

Seagoville Texas,- On the evening of February 7, 2013 Kaufman County Narcotics Unit and  Seagoville Police investigators executed a search warrant on a residence in the 100 block of West Adkins Street in Seagoville.

Arrested without incident was Kevin James Close, 47, of Seagoville. Close had been the target of a lengthy combined undercover operation. As the execution of the search warrant unfolded, Close was found inside his residence.

The search warrant resulted in the recovery of approximately one ounce of Methamphetamine and close to five pounds of Marijuana packaged and ready for distribution along with a stolen firearm.

Investigators seized approximately $6,000.00 in cash and a Harley Davidson motorcycle from Close’s residence.

Close was charged with Possession of a controlled substance in penalty group one, over 4Grams, but under 200 Grams.

Chief Pat Stallings stated “We are always happy to work with other agencies in any effort to combat drugs in our community.”