Police arrest man on cocaine charges

Derek L. Taylor (Photo courtesy Allen County Sheriff's Department)
Derek L. Taylor (Photo courtesy Allen County Sheriff's Department)

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Police arrested a Fort Wayne man after finding 17.5 grams of cocaine in his home Friday morning.

According to Fort Wayne Police Department Detective Sergeant Greg Stier, officers served a search warrant at a home located at 2504 Lynn Avenue, off of E. State Boulevard.

Police found two adults inside. Derek Taylor, 38, was arrested at the scene.

Taylor was charged with three counts of dealing cocaine, possession of cocaine, and maintaining a common nuisance, according to the FWPD.

Taylor’s bond was set at $157,500.

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