Drugs, cash seized at Evans home

A drug seizure in the town of Evans on Sunday yielded a quantity of drugs, cash and a firearm.

EVANS — A months-long investigation led to the seizure of drugs and cash in the town of Evans on Sunday.

Police executed a search warrant at a home on Fairview Avenue in the town, the residence of Robert P. and Avril M. Stepowski. The search warrant resulted in 10 people being arrested. In total, 26.4 grams of crack cocaine with an estimated value of $2,600 and a half ounce of marijuana were seized.

Drug paraphernalia, scales, other related property associated with the sale of narcotics and over $2,700 were also seized.

New York State Police and the Erie County Sheriffs K-9 Unit assisted in the search warrant. All parties were arraigned before the Hon. Judge Glascott and remanded to the Erie County Holding Center on $1,000 bail.