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Bartlesville police find drugs, stolen guns in home


BARTLESVILLE, Okla. - Bartlesville police arrested one man after they said they found thousands of dollars worth of guns and drugs in a house. 

Police said the Special Operations team served a warrant on a home in the 1000 block of SE Macklin early Wednesday morning. They were assisted by the Washington County Sheriff's office.

The Bartlesville Police Department’s Drug Task Force team obtained the search warrant based on information from an anonymous Crime Stoppers tip about illegal drug dealing and possible stolen property located at the residence. Officials said investigators and task force members performed surveillance on the residence and observed numerous vehicles stopping for short periods of times at all hours of the night and daytime. 

Officers found four adults and two minors inside the home when the warrant was executed. Officers found $3,000 worth of Marijuana, Methamphetamine, evidence of drug packaging and distribution. Officers also found $15,000 worth of stolen guns hidden inside the attic of the home. The guns were reported stolen from an Osage County residence. 

The home owner, 36-year-old Bartlesville resident Edwin Clinton Young II, was arrested on  complaints of: possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a firearm while in commission of a felony, possession of stolen property, child neglect.