ISP arrests 3 people after seizing drugs, weapons at South Bend home
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Indiana State Police seized drugs, guns and arrested 3 people after serving a search warrant at a home on Almond Court in South Bend on Wednesday.
Police received a tip from a concerned citizen which led police to serve the warrant on the home at 820 Almond Court around 8 p.m.
During the search, police seized suspected marijuana, suspected cocaine, oxycodone, and five handguns, including one reported as stolen.
There were five children, between the ages of 4 and 11, in the home at the time the warrant was served. The children were released to a relative who did not live in the home.
Aaron Hope II, 32, was arrested on preliminary charges of felon in possession of a handgun, possession of a stolen handgun, child endangerment, possession of cocaine, possession of a narcotic, possession of a legend drug, maintaining a common nuisance, and possession of marijuana.
Mia S. Rankin, 30, was arrested on preliminary charges child endangerment, possession of cocaine, possession of a narcotic, possession of a legend drug, maintaining a common nuisance, and possession of marijuana.
Edward L. McCurry, 34, was arrested on preliminary charges of false informing and a valid warrant out of St. Joseph County.
All three are in the St. Joseph County Jail.