2 Men Arrested on Narcotics Charges; Heroin, Marijuana & Over $5,300 Found in Suspect's Pants Pocket
Investigators with the JTF arrested 2 men on narcotics charges after serving a search warrant at 714 E. Maryland.
ADAM BRANDT (29) was taken into custody at the house. Detectives found 6.3 grams of heroin, 3 grams of marijuana, and $5,377 in his pants pocket when he was arrested. Detectives seized a loaded handgun, ammunition, and drug paraphernalia from his bedroom. BRANDT also had several marijuana plants growing in the bedroom.
MICHAEL HUGHES (28) was arrested at a nearby convenience store when he met a potential drug buyer. HUGHES, who had just left the Maryland St address, was arrested after accepting money that was to be used to purchase heroin.
Brandt- Dealing Heroin CL-A Felony, Maintaining Common Nuisance CL-D Felony, Cultivating Marijuana CL-A misd, Possession Marijuana CL-a misd
Hughes- Conspiracy to Deal Heroin CL-B Felony
SOURCE: Evansville Police Department
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