SAVANNAH, GA (July 4, 2019) – Savannah Police’s Violent Crimes Task Force conducted an investigation that resulted in the arrest of two subjects involved in narcotics sales and the seizure of drugs and guns.
On July 3 around 5 p.m., task force officers were in the area of the 1200 block of E. 39th Street conducting proactive intelligence gathering. Investigative techniques led officers to conduct a search warrant on a residence in the area.
Due to the investigation, Walter Johnson, 40, was arrested and charged with trafficking in heroin, possession of cocaine, possession of crack, theft by receiving a stolen firearm, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and other drug-related offenses.
Keron Williams, 23, was also arrested and charged with possession of cocaine, possession of a drug-related object, possession of marijuana less than an ounce and served with a warrant for a traffic offense.
“Narcotic sales and the illegal possession of firearms are two things that we cannot continue to tolerate in our community,” said Chief Roy Minter. “This investigation is one of many we will continue to conduct to combat the violent crime in our community.”
The following items were seized:
-87.3 grams of heroin
-13 grams of marijuana
-12.6 grams of cocaine powder
-10 grams crack cocaine
-one THC gummy
-eight oxycodone pills
-one pill of amphetamine
-one non-prescription pill