Suspect arrested in drug bust near Hutch elementary school

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HUTCHINSON, Kan. (KAKE) -

Authorities in Hutchinson have arrested a man on drug charges after serving a search warrant near an elementary school.

 41-year-old Derrick Stewart was arrested on Monday, after authorities searched his home at 404 East 10th Avenue in Hutchinson. Investigators found distribution quantities of cocaine/crack cocaine and marijuana with drug paraphernalia used for drug sales at the house which is just down the street from an elementary school. Investigators also found $17,000 in drug money 

Stewart was arrested for:

1) Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute within 1000' of a School 

2) Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute within 1000' of a School 

3) Possession of Drug Paraphernalia w/Intent to Distribute within 1000' of a school

4) Felony Interference with Law Enforcement.

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