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Drug bust nets drug and firearm cache
On Friday, October 13, 2017, the Kane County Drug Task Force began to wrap up a six-month drug distribution investigation in the Kanab area.
Gerald Ginn, age 71, of Kanab, was arrested on numerous charges, including multiple charges of distribution of a controlled substance, possession of controlled substances, multiple counts of possession of a firearm by a restricted person and possession of drug paraphernalia.
With the assistance of the Kanab City Police and Kane County Sheriff’s Office, the drug task force conducted a search warrant at Ginn’s home. The search yielded approximately 12 pounds of high-grade marijuana, hashish, concentrated THC oils, scales, a large sum of U.S. currency and about 60 firearms.
This investigation is ongoing and additional arrests are expected.