Police: Drugs and cash seized, 1 arrested at South Fulton home

A search for a man wanted for child molestation has ended with the discovery of drugs and thousands of dollars in cash at a South Fulton home, authorities say.

According to the South Fulton Police Department, the incident began when Fairburn police asked for help executing arrest warrants for a child molestation suspect.

While investigating at a home on Gossamer Street, officers say they could smell the "strong odor of raw marijuana."

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After searching the home, officials say they found nearly 2 pounds of marijuana, 223 grams of methamphetamine, and nearly $26,000 in cash.

An unidentified individual is now in custody on felony drug charges.

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