Several arrested after second drug-related search of Lancaster home

(Lancaster Bureau of Police)
(Lancaster Bureau of Police)

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – Several people are facing charges in Lancaster following an investigation into heroin sales.

On Friday, authorities served a search warrant in the first block of Prospect Street.

According to police, previous narcotics-related search warrant had been conducted at the same home, involving the same suspects, in January 2015.

A search of the home revealed 67 bags of heroin, a shotgun, pipes for methamphetamine and crack cocaine, a small amount of methamphetamine, Suboxone tabs, Clonazepam, Alprazolam and a pair of brass knuckles.

While the home was being searched, two people showed up to purchase narcotics, police said.

The following people were arrested and are facing the following charges:

  • Jared Madonna, 33, is charged with violating the uniformed firearms act, a count regarding prohibited weapons, possession of heroin with intent to deliver, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of methamphetamine, Clonazepam, Alprazolam and Suboxone.

    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)
    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)
  • Tara Gabriel, 32, is charged with possession of heroin with intent to deliver, possession of drug paraphernalia and a count regarding prohibited weapons.

    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)
    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)
  • Jeremiah Miller, 33, is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)
    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)
  • Martin Waltman, 43, is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)
    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)
  • Robert Shultz, 25, is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. He was jailed on an outstanding parole violation for robbery.

    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)
    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)
  • Joshua Gochenaur, 32, is charged with possession of Suboxone and possession of drug paraphernalia.

    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)
    (Lancaster Bureau of Police)

All suspects were taken to the police station for booking.

Lancaster City Housing Authority condemned the property for a second time.

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