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Drug Bust In Springfield


SPRINGFIELD, IL- Two men are in jail and gun and drugs are off the street after Springfield Police made a bust Monday morning.

According to a release sent Monday, Springfield Police served a search warrant on an apartment in the 1000 block First Street and confiscated drugs, paraphernalia, cash and guns.

Two men, Dereck Day and Robert Merrifield, were also arrested.

Police say they found two handguns, ammunition, cocaine, crack and over $800 in cash.

One of the guns, a .22 caliber Ruger handgun, was determined to have been stolen in a burglary in Brown County.

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