Watertown Couple Charged In Drug RaidPosted: Updated:
A Watertown couple was arrested Tuesday morning after police found about $15,000 worth of heroin and cocaine in their West Main Street home.
Members of the Metro-Jefferson Drug Task Force say 39 year old Matthew Soluri and 36 year old Leslie Soluri face drug possession charges.
Police say they searched the home and found nearly 770 envelopes of heroin, almost 10 grams of cocaine, and about $2,700 cash. Also found were digital scales and packaging materials.
Task force members say the arrests were the result of an investigation that stretched over several months.
Matthew Soluri was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. He was arraigned in city court and sent to jail on $20,000 bail or $40,000 bond.
Leslie Soluri was changed with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substances. She was ticketed and released.
Police they expect to file more charges.