La Crosse police, other agencies arrest 4, seize $41,000 worth of fentanyl in citywide sweep
LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – La Crosse police and other law enforcement agencies arrested four people and seized $41,000 worth of fentanyl and a substantial amount of marijuana Thursday in a coordinated execution of search warrants at four locations in the city.
Arrested in the ongoing drug investigation were Antione D. Hardie Jr., 36; Elise M. Love, 37; John A. Lathan III, 45, and Dante L. Williams, 47, according to a police department news release.
Joining La Crosse police in serving the search warrants were members of the Division of Criminal Investigation, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Wisconsin State Patrol and the La Crosse County Sheriff’s Department.
The search at a dwelling in the 2800 block of Huber Court turned up 296 grams of fentanyl and 194.3 grams of marijuana, according to the release, which noted that the street value of the fentanyl is $41,000.
Search warrants also were conducted in the 600 block of Seventh Street South, the 2700 block of South Avenue and the 1400 block of Winneshiek Road.
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