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      Crystal meth, weapons seized during Russellville raid

      632 grams of crystal meth was found during a raid in Russelville.
      The Cole County Sheriff??s Department says one suspect is behind bars after a raid in Russellville Thursday night.

      About 6:30 p.m. the Sheriff??s Department and the MUSTANG Drug Task Force served a search warrant in the 13000 block of Minnie Drive. Investigators seized 632 grams of crystal meth, numerous weapons, over $15,000 in cash, two trucks, and a stolen vehicle.

      Agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms were also involved in the search and investigation.

      The meth has a street value of over $80,000.

      The suspect was taken into custody for drug trafficking, and could face more charges. He was taken to the Cole County Jail.