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Two arrested after drugs and guns seized from Waterloo home

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Two men were arrested Saturday after a large amount of drugs and a number of guns were seized from a home on Sherman Avenue in Waterloo.

The Waterloo Police Department's Violent Crime Apprehension Team executed a search warrant at 154 Sherman Avenue as a part of a firearms and narcotics investigation. According to Captain Tim Pillack, officers found a "distribution quantity" of marijuana, a large amount of cash, items used in the sale and distribution of drugs and several firearms, including three semi-automatic handguns, a shotgun and an AK47 style rifle.

Police arrested 38-year-old Travis Ledelle Jones and 38-year-old Brian Dwayne Myles, both of Waterloo.

Jones is charged with aiding and abetting a felon in possession of a firearm, possession with intent to deliver marijuana while in possession of a firearm and false statements on an annual permit to acquire a pistol. Myles is charged with possession of a firearm as a felon, possession with intent to deliver marijuana while in possession of a firearm and a drug tax stamp violation.

Both men were taken to the Black Hawk County Jail.

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