An afternoon raid in Kilgore by Longview SWAT team members nets a big haul of drugs and guns. Longview SWAT and Kilgore Police raided a trailer home at 200 Hale St. in Kilgore around 4:15 Friday. Officers found crack cocaine, powder cocaine, ice amphetamine along with vials of Xanax and Ecstasy pills.
Several guns were also confiscated. One juvenile was taken into custody, and police are still seeking the occupants of the home.
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