Loaded guns, drugs lead to arrest of Racine man

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A 33-year-old Racine resident is in custody after law enforcement officials found large quantities of crack cocaine, loaded guns, and thousands of dollars in cash.

Warner E. Solomon is facing numerous felony charges, including possession with intent to deliver cocaine (repeat drug offender), two counts of possession of a firearm by a felon, maintaining a drug trafficking place and possession of drug paraphernalia.

According to a press release by the Racine County Sheriff’s Department, a deputy conducted a traffic stop as part of a strategic patrol unit in the area of South Memorial Drive and 21st Street. Solomon was stopped for going 46 mph in a 30 mph zone. During the stop, the deputy seized 92.5 grams of crack cocaine, two loaded semi-automatic handguns, three digital scales, three cell phones and $4,679.00 in U.S currency.

Following his arrest, Solomon was transported to the Racine County Jail and where is being held on a total bond of $265,100.


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