Milwaukie, Ore. – New info on how police teamwork helped bust a house full of crime in Milwaukie. Officers from Portland, Milwaukie, and Multnomah county conducted the search near Southeast 23rd and Harrison. They seized guns, fake cash, and evidence of identity theft. Several people were detained and charges are pending. We should learn more about the suspects soon.
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On February 20, 2020, Portland Police East Precinct Street Crimes Unit, East Neighborhood Response Team, Multnomah County Parole and Probation, and Milwaukie Police Department conducted a consent search of a suspected drug house in the 2300 block of Southeast Harrison Street in Milwaukie. During the search, officers seized two guns, a M4 Carbine rifle with seven fully loaded magazines and a Smith and Wesson .38 caliber revolver. The officers also seized counterfeit United States currency along with equipment to make counterfeit money and fake identification (see photos).
Multiple people were detained and charges are pending that include Aggravated Identity Theft, Fraud, and Felon in Possession of a Firearm. Suspect names are not being released at this time due to an ongoing investigation.