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Police Seize Drugs in Simultaneous JC Raids

Two people face felony charges after search warrants were executed at separate locations in Johnson City.

Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News (file)
Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News (file)

Authorities say the raids were conducted simultaneously on Wednesday morning on Roberts Street and Grand Avenue.

Investigators say crack cocaine, packaging materials and a .22 caliber rifle were confiscated from the Roberts Street apartment of 38-year-old Abdul Shabazz. He was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminally using drug paraphernalia and criminal possession of a weapon.

Officials say heroin, crack cocaine and packaging materials were found in the Grand Avenue apartment of 30-year-old Shanika Cassis. She was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminally using drug paraphernalia.

Shabazz and Cassis were sent to Broome County Jail without bail.

 

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