Wheeling business, home raided
WHEELING, W.Va. -- A SWAT team converged in North Wheeling on Thursday afternoon and a home and business were both raided.
Drugs and weapons were the subject of the search of an ongoing investigation by several departments, led by the Wheeling Police Department.
Red Boyz Auto Detailing, which is located along the 400 block of River Road in North Wheeling, is being investigated. Six people were detained, but no one officially under arrest.
Around 2:30 p.m., West Virginia State Police, Wheeling police, the Ohio County Sheriff's Department, along with a SWAT teamed entered the two locations.
Various items were seen taken out of the business, including ammo.
"We are here to serve a search warrant generated by the drug task force," Wheeling Police Department Deputy Chief Martin Kimball said. "We are looking for drugs, weapons and money, and this is part of an ongoing investigation at this location and a second location. And we have a number of people under detention. The drug unit is searching both buildings."
No names have been released.
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