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Charges are pending after a search warrant was served as part of an investigation into illegal drug activity on Vermont Avenue on Friday morning, authorities said.
The search warrant was served by members of the Seventh Judicial District Crime Task Force and the Oak Ridge Police Department SWAT and patrol staff.
Police were at the home at 306 Vermont Avenue, which is across from St. Mary’s Catholic Church in central Oak Ridge, for several hours Friday morning. The Oak Ridge Codes Enforcement Department was also there.
The Task Force is currently processing the house and conducting interviews, a City of Oak Ridge press release said late Friday morning.
“Charges are pending,” the press release said. “No further details regarding the investigation will be released by ORPD at this time.” [Read more…]