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New London police seize drugs, cash; arrest city man

Police say Davion Kornegay had crack, cocaine, marijuana, and $24,000 in cash.
Credit: New London Police Dept.
New London Police arrested Davion Kornegay on drug charges, May 8, 2021

NEW LONDON, Conn. — New London Police have arrested a city man and charged him with running a drug factory, among other charges, after they executed a search and seizure warrant on his apartment. 

Police say they raided the apartment on Shaw Street Thursday at about 7:30 in the morning. Officers located and seized approximately 19.4 grams of crack cocaine, approximately 3 grams of powder cocaine, 50.2 grams of marijuana, two scales, miscellaneous drug paraphernalia, and $24,049 U.S. currency

Police charged 27-year-old Davion Kornegay with 2 counts of Possession of Narcotics, 2 counts of Possession of Narcotics with Intent to Sell, Possession of Marijuana and Possession with Intent to Sell, Operating a Drug Factory, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. 

Police say the investigation remains active.

Anyone with information concerning narcotic/drug activity is asked to contact the New London Police Department's Narcotics hot-line at 860-447-9107, or anonymous information may be submitted via the New London Tips 411 system by texting NLPDTip plus the information to Tip411 (847411).