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TRUMANSBURG, N.Y. — A Trumansburg man is facing 15 charges — 11 of them felonies — after police say they executed a search warrant at his home and vehicle, finding drugs and stolen firearms.

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Devon C. Miller, 33, of 68 Hector St. in Trumansburg, is currently being held without bail at the Tompkins County Jail, police said.

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The warrant was carried out Wednesday and police said they found 2.6 ounces of heroin, about half an ounce of crack cocaine, about two ounces of cocaine, a small amount of marijuana, scales, packaging material, a bullet proof vest, more than $8,500 and three loaded handguns.  Two of the guns were stolen and one was defaced.

Police released the following information about the arrest: 

On February 24, 2016, the New York State Community Narcotics Enforcement Team, (CNET), with assistance from the Tompkins County Sheriff’s Department, Ithaca Police Department and Trumansburg Village Police Department executed two search warrants following a two month investigation into heroin sales in Tompkins County.   The search warrants were executed on a 2002 BMW operated by Devon C. Miller, age 33, and his residence located at 68 Hector Street in the Village of Trumansburg, Tompkins County.

As a result of the search warrants the following items were seized:

Approximately 2.6 ounces of heroin, approximately ½ ounce of crack cocaine, approximately 2 ounces of cocaine, a small amount of marihuana, drug scale, packaging material, a bullet proof vest (body armor), over $8500 in U.S. Currency,  a 2002 BMW SUV, and 3 loaded handguns.    One handgun was defaced and the investigation has determined two of the weapons were stolen firearms from the Tompkins County area.

Devon C. Miller, age 33 of 68 Hector St., Trumansburg, NY was arrested for the following charges:

2 counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance (heroin) in the Third Degree a Class B Felony.
2 counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree a Class B Felony for possession of heroin and cocaine with intent to sell.
2 counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree a Class B Felony for possession of heroin and Cocaine.
3 counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Third Degree a D Felony.
1 count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Third Degree for possession of more than 3 firearms a Class D Felony.
Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the Fourth Degree a Class E Felony for possession of stolen firearms.
Criminal Impersonation in the Second Degree a Class A Misdemeanor.
Criminal Nuisance in the Second Degree a Class a Class B Misdemeanor.
Criminally Using Drug Paraphernalia in the Second Degree a Class A Misdemeanor.
Unlawful Possession of Marihuana.

Miller was arraigned in  Town of Ulysses Court and has been remanded to Tompkins County Jail without bail.

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Jolene Almendarez

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