Drug crimes in Pennsylvania are not tolerated by the authorities. Those who are arrested for drug crimes can expect serious consequences. Two Lancaster area residents were recently arrested on drug and weapons charges.

A recent police raid on a house on Rockland Street in Lancaster has resulted in two residents receiving multiple felony charges. An armored vehicle, the SERT Bearcat was used in the raid in which police officers forced open the doors. The Drug Task Force led an investigation on the house in which they believed there was drug dealing and other illegal activities taking place. The officers found marijuana and allegedly stolen guns. One person was charged with receiving stolen property and felony possession of marijuana. Another man was charged with felony of receiving stolen property.

There are many people who have faced drug charges. Despite the fact that drug charges may be common they are still aggressively prosecuted. If a person is facing felony drug charges, they may want to speak with a legal professional who is skilled in criminal law. An attorney can help a person protect their freedom and defend their client’s rights. They are prepared to represent their clients charged in a wide variety of drug charges including for cocaine, marijuana, methamphetamine, among others. They can investigate the circumstances surrounding the arrest and explore all options related to their client’s defense.

There are many reasons why a person may face drug charges. A criminal defense attorney can help their client tell their side of the story and protect their future.