Multiple weapons, drugs seized after search warrant in Schenectady

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Detectives from the Schenectady Police Department’s Special Investigative Unit executed a search warrant at 326 Germania Avenue after a lengthy drug investigation on Thursday.

Police say they found about 15.71 grams of Cocaine, vials of liquid Fentanyl, and a small amount of marijuana.

Three guns were also located inside the home including a 5.56 caliber semi-automatic rifle, two .22 caliber handguns, as well as multiple high-capacity magazines.

In addition, around $1,600 in U.S. Currency was seized from the home.

Marcell Johnson, 37, of Schenectady, and Donald Hooper, 36, of Bronx, are both facing several weapon and gun charges.

Both Hooper and Johnson are currently being held in Schenectady City lockup awaiting arraignment.

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