Members of the Metropolitan Police Department have announced an arrest in connection with possession of crystal methamphetamine. On Monday, January 17, 2011, officers from the Sixth District responded to the 2300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue SE for an investigate the trouble call. Once on scene their investigation revealed that illegal activity was being conducted.
On Saturday, January 22, 2011, shortly before 6:00 am a search warrant was executed by officers from the Sixth District. The search resulted in the recovery of several hundred dollars in US currency and a notable amount of crystal methamphetamine and GHB. Also recovered were paraphernalia and other evidence related to crystal methamphetamine.
Arrested, and charged with Possession With Intent to Distribute, was 37 year-old Colin Joseph Laverty of the 2300 Block of Pennsylvania Avenue, SE.