Des Moines

Coke, cash seized, man arrested in search of three houses

Coke, cash seized, man arrested in search of three houses
Detectives serve a warrant at a Kent house last Thursday. (Courtesy of King County Sheriff's Office)

KENT -- The King County Sheriff's Office and Burien Police Department searched three houses in Kent and Des Moines last week, seizing 0.25 kilos of cocaine and more than $6,000 in cash.

According to the Sheriff's Office, detectives were serving warrants based on an investigation started in Burien four months ago.

The majority of cash and drugs were reportedly found in a house in the 900 block of Third Avenue North where a resident was arrested for investigation of possession with intent to sell.

The other houses searched were in the 500 block of Alvord Avenue North in Kent and the 27400 block of 16th Avenue South in Des Moines.(Courtesy of King County Sheriff's Office)