COLUMBIA — Two Columbia men were arrested Wednesday in connection with an ongoing drug trafficking investigation between the Columbia Police Department and the U.S. postal inspector office.
Joshua J. Dillick, 22, of 4600 Fenimore Drive, and Nicholas Kampe, 23, of 911 E. Ash St., were arrested on suspicion of felony distribution, delivery, manufacture or production of a controlled substance, according to a release from the Columbia Police Department.
Columbia Police Department Vice Narcotics and Organized Crime detectives served a narcotics search warrant at about 3:25 p.m. Wednesday at 4600 Fenimore Drive, according to the release. About six pounds of marijuana were found.
A second narcotics search warrant was served at about 9 p.m. at 911 E. Ash St., Apartment 201. Police found $23,900 in cash, drug paraphernalia and more than a pound of marijuana.
Columbia Police Sgt. Joe Bernhard said he couldn't comment on the ongoing narcotics investigation.
Dillick and Kampe were being held in Boone County Jail early Thursday afternoon. Bond for each was set at $20,000 cash.
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