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Teaneck police find guns, drugs, counterfeit cash in raid

Photo Credit: Courtesy TEANECK PD

YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: Teaneck police said they seized a handgun, a muzzle-loading gun, ammo, a speed loader, drugs and counterfeit money during a raid of a 20-year-old accused drug dealer’s house.

Detectives who “received complaints of suspected drug sales” investigated and obtained a warrant for the Friday search.

They arrested Clarence Javon Childress after finding a .380 caliber handgun, a muzzle loading .45 caliber handgun, ammunition, a speed loader for a handgun, pot, crack cocaine, Oxycodone, digital scales, countefeit currency and $833 in cash believed to be the proceeds from drug sales, Acting Police Chief Robert A. Carney said this afternoon.

Childress was being held on $150,000 bail in the Bergen County Jail, charged with drug, weapons and drug paraphernalia offenses, as well as money laundering.

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