La Crosse police arrest 2 on drug, weapon charges

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Two La Crosse residents are facing multiple drug and weapon charges following an investigation.

The La Crosse Police Department's Investigative Bureau, the Emergency Response Team and Neighborhood Resource Officers conducted a search warrant at 1116 4th Street South, #2 on Monday, June 3.

As a result of the investigation, Lavon D. Liggins, 38, was arrested and charged with multiple drug offenses as well as being a felon in possession of a firearm.​​​ Britany M. Basley, 28, was also arrested on multiple drug charges.

Officers found 4.2 grams of heroin, ecstasy pills, $7000 cash and a .22 Caliber handgun.

Liggins is charged with Felon in possession of a firearm, Maintaining a drug trafficking place, Possession of heroin with intent to deliver, Delivery of heroin, Possession of ecstasy, Possession of drug paraphernalia and Outstanding Warrant.

Basely is charged with Maintaining a drug trafficking place, Possession of heroin with intent to deliver,
Delivery of heroin, and Possession of drug paraphernalia.


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