FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Police recovered marijuana, heroin and weapons while serving a searching warrant Friday afternoon and arrested a man on drug-related felonies and child neglect, according to a press release from the Fort Wayne Police Department.
Fort Wayne police served the warrant at 2:45 p.m. in the 1900 block of Drexel Avenue.
Police arrested 28-year-old Adrian Eguia on multiple felonies, including dealing heroin, marijuana, and child neglect along with a misdemeanor charge for driving without a license, the press release said.
The press release indicated that during the search, detectives located approximately 155 grams of marijuana, about half of which was located on the floor in a child’s bedroom. Officers also found just over 40 grams of heroin along with loose heroin on a coffee table near a child’s bib.
A .40 caliber Smith and Wesson handgun and a .38 caliber Taurus revolver were also found next to a bed, along with a digital scale and numerous partially smoked joints throughout the home.
The case is being forwarded to the Department of Child Services for follow-up investigations. The press release did not mention if anyone else was at the home during the search.