Wyoming Co. man facing drug, weapons charges

Posted at: 05/10/2013 11:27 AM
Updated at: 05/10/2013 4:37 PM

A 26-year-old Wyoming County man has been arrested on drug and weapons charges.

Members of the Wyoming County Drug Task Force and the Arcade Police Department say they executed a search warrant at the home of Thomas Albert and found a large quantity of suspected narcotics, weapons (shotgun, brass knuckles and knives) and drug paraphernalia. Investigators say four people in the home were detained and a woman holding a nine-month-old baby was present at the time of the search warrant.

Albert is charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of weapon.

Police say additional charges are pending against Albert and the other individuals who were present at the time when the search warrant was executed.

Albert was arraigned and remanded to the Wyoming County Jail in lieu of $50,000 cash bail.