Officers recover marijuana, two firearms in search of NN home

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Newport News police say officers recovered guns and marijuana in a search of a home last week.

Police say the search happened in the early morning hours of Jan. 12 after officers responded to a domestic call in the 300 block of Royal Springs Court.

After handling the domestic situation, police say the officers checked a second home on that street after detecting a smell of marijuana. 

Police say marijuana and two firearms were found in a search of the home.

Officers arrested 26-year-old Dennis Alexander on a charge of possession with intent to distribute. 

Police say a summons was also issued for 21-year-old Pele Jackson for a possesion of marijuana charge.

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