Richmond Police Make Drug Arrest After Obtaining Warrants for a Storage Unit


On December 2nd 2020, Richmond Police report responding to 337 Edwards Avenue to investigate a drug complaint. Search warrants were obtained for the residence and a storage unit located on Big Hill Avenue. The following items were located and seized: 236 dose units of suspected Xanax, 1.20 ounces of suspected crack cocaine, 16.6 grams of suspected methamphetamine/MDMA, A small amount of suspected liquid THC and Marijuana, 5 dose units of suspected Vyvanse, 1 dose unit of suspected Ecstasy, $408.00 in cash.

39 year old Donte Nelson was arrested and charged with: Trafficking in Controlled Substance 1st Degree (Cocaine), (2) Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st Degree, Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree (Xanax), Unlawful Transaction w/Minor 2nd Degree, and Possession of Marijuana.