Lorain SWAT arrest alleged drug traffickers from Detroit - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Lorain SWAT arrest alleged drug traffickers from Detroit

Photo of suspects (Source Lorain Police Narcotics) Photo of suspects (Source Lorain Police Narcotics)
LORAIN, OH (WOIO) -

Around 7:30 a.m. on May 31 the Lorain Police Narcotics, Special Investigations Bureau and the Lorain Police SWAT team executed a search warrant on the 1400 block of West. 17th Street.

Two Detroit men were arrested on drug trafficking related charges.

  • 20-year-old Davonte Evans
  • 29-year-old Artis Williams

Williams was also wanted by the Michigan Parole Authority for a parole violation stemming from a robbery case.

During the search warrant investigators found:

  • A revolver
  • A shotgun
  • 25 packets of 8.5 grams of crack cocaine
  • 15 packets containing 3.2 grams of heroin
  • Drug paraphernalia
  • Drug abuse instruments

The two men arrested recently moved from Detroit to Lorain and set up their drug trafficking business.

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