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Arlington Police serve search warrant in theft, discover illegal drugs

Arlington Police remove methamphetamine, scales, cash and drug paraphernalia from a house in the 20800 block of 66th Avenue NE in Arlington on March 14. - Courtesy photo.
Arlington Police remove methamphetamine, scales, cash and drug paraphernalia from a house in the 20800 block of 66th Avenue NE in Arlington on March 14.
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ARLINGTON — At approximately 6 a.m. on Friday, March 14, Arlington Police served a search warrant on a single family residence in the 20800 block of 66th Avenue NE in Arlington.

The search warrant was initially triggered by the theft of an iPad from the AT&T Wireless store in Arlington on Thursday, March 13, at approximately 7:30 p.m. The stolen iPad had been turned on at approximately 9:30 p.m., which then sent an alert to AT&T security, providing the iPad's current location. AT&T security staff then contacted Arlington Police with the information.

In the course of serving the search warrant, officers discovered and removed an undisclosed quantity of methamphetamine, scales, an undisclosed amount of cash and drug paraphernalia. No arrests have been made, although the investigation is ongoing.

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