Parolee check leads to arrest, confiscation of drugs, cash

Police arrested 31-year-old Matthew Turner Dec. 14, 2016. (Provided Photo/IMPD)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – One person has been arrested after a parolee check Wednesday morning.

According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, just before 11 a.m. Wednesday, detectives responded to a residence in the 2800 block of Flap Lane after a parolee check revealed narcotics activity.

Police said 31-year-old Matthew Turner was taken into custody after a search of the residence lead to the discovery of three to five grams of crack cocaine, 40 grams of marijuana, a bong, $372 in cash and a loaded AK 47 style cable rifle magazine.

Turner, who was already on parole for possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon, now faces a number of preliminary charges including dealing cocaine, possession of cocaine and possession of marijuana.

IMPD asks anyone with information about any narcotics or other illegal activity is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477.

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