Deputies seize drugs and weapons at Great Bend home

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GREAT BEND, Kan. (KAKE) -

The Barton County Sheriff's Office has seized a number of illegal drugs and firearms while executing a search warrant in Great Bend.

It happened around noon on Saturday. The Barton County Sheriff's office says deputies were executing a search warrant at 1036 Van Buren Street.

Once inside, Deputies discovered "substantial quantities of controlled substances." 

"Sheriff’s deputies located suspected schedule II pharmaceuticals, psilocybin mushrooms as well as large quantity of marijuana. Deputies also seized several firearms and several thousand dollars in US currency."

33-year-old Matthew Tracy was arrested at the scene and booked on charges of possession with intent to distribute, criminal possession of a firearm, failure to pay drug tax stamp and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Tracy has since posted bond, which was set at $50,000, and been released. 

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