Investigation continues after police seize $3,600 in meth in Wrangell
February 23, 2022
A Southeast drug enforcement task force seized 24 grams of methamphetamine valued at $3,600, along with $11,440 in cash Feb. 15 after searching three homes in Wrangell.
A man and a woman were detained but not arrested, pending further investigation, Police Chief Tom Radke said.
The investigation, which has been underway for a couple of months, revolved around a package mailed to Wrangell, believed to come from north in the state, Radke said.
The task force — Southeast Alaska Cities Against Drugs, or SEACAD — consists of police departments from Wrangell, Juneau, Ketchikan, Sitka, Haine...