Police make $465K marijuana bust in Lower Paxton Township

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – Police say they seized more than $465,000 worth of marijuana and other drugs when they raided a “large-scale” operation in Lower Paxton Township.

More than 44 pounds of marijuana was seized at 1341 North Mountain Road on Tuesday along with 18 pounds of “shatter,” a high-potency hash oil/wax, police said.

Police said they also seized several firearms, a large amount of drug paraphernalia, and over $89,000 in cash.

Three people have been arrested. Police identified them as 21-year-olds Steven Schaffhauser and Aaron Acri, and 24-year-old Nicholas Grubb.

All three are charged with a felony count of manufacture and possession with intent to deliver and a misdemeanor count of possession of drug paraphernalia. Bail at Dauphin County Prison was set at $75,000 for each

Investigators said the operation used money counters, surveillance video, and pens to identify counterfeit bills.

From left: Steven Schaffhauser, Aaron Acri, and Nicholas Grubb

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