Police arrest man after drug raid at South Side home


YOUNGSTOWN — Police arrested one man and confiscated drugs, paraphernalia and a gun during a drug raid on the city’s South Side.

Police went to the home at 135 LaBelle Ave. just after 5 p.m. Tuesday where they found 26-year-old Dawan Williams sitting on a couch in the living room. Near the area where Williams was sitting was one large bag of suspected marijuana, 50 small bags of suspected crack cocaine and a handgun.

Williams has been charged with possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Police also found a digital scale with what they said had cocaine residue on it in the kitchen.

A 25-year-old female inside the house was not arrested.

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