Two arrested for alleged drug business in East Knoxville

Two arrested for alleged drug business in East Knoxville

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Aaron Rogers (Source: Knox County Sheriff's Office) Aaron Rogers (Source: Knox County Sheriff's Office)
Carla Lawson (Source: Knox County Sheriff's Office) Carla Lawson (Source: Knox County Sheriff's Office)
KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Two people were arrested Wednesday night after police said they found a drug business operating from their home.

Aaron Rogers, 22, and Carla Lawson, 20, of Riverside Drive, were arrested after police found crack, prescription pills, a loaded gun, drug paraphernalia and a large amount of cash in their apartment.

Rogers and Lawson were charged with drug possession with intent to sell, possession of a weapon in the commission of a dangerous felony and simply drug possession.

Police say the arrest was made after a week-long investigation into crack cocaine and other drugs being dealt out of that home

 

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