The Lebanon Police Department Narcotics Unit and SWAT Team executed a search warrant at 305 South Tarver on Tuesday. During the search, investigators seized approximately one fourth pound of marijuana, a .380 handgun, two vehicles and $1,470 cash.
Lease holders Zachary M. Reeves (23) and Ashley Nicole Sykes (25) were each charged with Possession of marijuana for resale, Possession of a legend drug and Possession of drug paraphernalia.
A statement from the LPD said officers were disturbed by the fact that a small child was present inside of the residence. The Department of Children's Service was contacted and responded to the scene. Police have already been in contact with the landlord regarding eviction of the tenants. The address was brought to the attention of investigators after complaints from neighbors were received.