2 charged in Albany drug bust

2 charged in Albany drug bust
Several drugs and other items were found during the two searches. (Source: Albany Dougherty Drug Unit)

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - Months of undercover work led to two people facing a number of drug charges, according to the Albany Dougherty Drug Unit (ADDU).

On Tuesday, the drug unit executed two search warrants regarding drug sales, according to ADDU.

The warrants were executed in the 2400 block of Temple Avenue and the 2200 block of North Monroe Street.

During the searches, the following was seized:

  • 606.4 grams (1.33 pounds) of cocaine
  • 463 grams (1.02 pounds) of methamphetamine
  • 89.6 grams of marijuana
  • $18,590 in cash
  • Digital scale

Corey Gardner, 35, and Kasonja West, 32, were charged in connection to the searches.

The two were arrested in connection to the drug bust.
The two were arrested in connection to the drug bust. (Source: Dougherty County Jail)

Both were charged with trafficking in cocaine, trafficking in methamphetamine, possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute and possession of drug-related objects.

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