Narragansett drug bust nets 7 pounds of marijuana, $22K+ cash

South County

Courtesy: Narragansett Police Department

NARRAGANSETT, R.I. (WPRI) — Police arrested a Narragansett man on Monday after discovering he was selling marijuana out of his home.

With the help of the Newport Police Narcotics and Special Crimes Unit, Narragansett officers executed a search warrant at the Kathy Street home.

During the search, police said officers found more than seven pounds of marijuana, more than $22,000 in cash, and packaging materials.

As a result, Noah Murphy, 20, was arrested and charged with delivery of a schedule I-II substance. He was arraigned and released on $10,000 surety bail.

Police said further charges against Murphy are pending.

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