Search yields drugs and stolen weapon (MUG)

Published 3:16 pm Tuesday, July 15, 2014

JEREMY CAINE Submitted Photo

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A joint effort between the Troy Police Department and Pike County Sheriff’s Office put a Troy man behind bars.

The arrest was part of an ongoing investigation by Troy PD.

Law enforcement officers served a warrant at a County Road 7761 home Monday. The search yielded drugs and a stolen firearm.

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Jeremy Cain, 33, was charged with receiving stolen property third degree, possession of a controlled substance – methamphetamine, and person forbidden to possess a firearm. “The stolen property charge stems from the firearm,” said Lt. Bryan Weed of the Troy Police Department.

Additional charges may be added, pending further investigation. “Narcotics investigators at the scene located a meth lab on the property, which was taken for processing and charges will be pending,” said Weed. “Detectives located other property at the scene that may be found to be stolen after further investigation.”

Cain is being held at the Troy City Jail with a $13,500 bond.