A big drug bust made by the Nacogdoches Police Department Monday night is proof that Crime Stoppers works. A Crime Stoppers tip alerted officers to criminal activity at a home on Lucas street. Police responded to the tip within an hour. After executing a search warrant, officers recovered approximately 28 grams of suspected marijuana, 16 grams of suspected crack cocaine, and 127 grams of cocaine. Police also recovered a 22 caliber handgun, and more than 8,000 dollars in cash.
Police arrested Glenn Young, but only after a foot race that led up Lucas Street to Eliza Street where Young was apprehended. He was charged with delivery of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, evading arrest, and felon in possession of a firearm.