Police discover heroin inside shooting victim's home

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DECATUR,Ill (WAND)-  A man broke into 20 year old Akease Wright's home Wednesday at 3:30 in the morning and shot him and his 12 year old brother. Both were treated for non-life threatening injuries. However, after a search warrant was issued police discovered multiple guns, marijuana, a scale and heroin all inside the home. 

20 year old Wright is currently in custody and is being held on a $250,000 bond. 

He is set to go before a judge on 6/20/2017.

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