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Narcotics Search Warrant - Albany Police Case 15-5542 (Photo) - 03/20/15
On Thursday, March 19, 2015, at about 9:00 p.m., Albany Police Street Crimes Detectives served a search warrant at the residence of 47-year-old Stacey Banta. The residence is located in the 2900 block of SE 21st Avenue in Albany. Stacey Banta was arrested without incident and lodged in the Linn County Jail on the following charges:

* Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine
* Unlawful Delivery of Methamphetamine
* Unlawful Delivery of Marijuana
* Frequenting
* Tampering with Physical Evidence

Nearly ?1/2 pound of methamphetamine, over an ounce of marijuana, several thousand dollars in U.S. currency, and 3 firearms were seized. The investigation began when detectives, assisted by a Linn County Parole and Probation Officer, were attempting to located a wanted person at Stacey Banta's residence.