Criminal street gang member arrested during search warrant operation on W. 16th

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On Wednesday, September 19, members of the Department’s Street Crimes Division executed a search warrant at a residence in the 700 block of West 16th Street.

The warrant named 20-year-old Kelien Thompson to be in possession of a quantity of marijuana at the residence.

Thompson tried to flee the response by jumping out a window. He was taken into custody without incident and treated for numerous lacerations he sustained when he attempted to flee.

During a search of the residence Investigators located and seized a quantity of marijuana, Xanax, three firearms, and approximately $1,500.00 dollars in U.S. Currency.

Thompson was charged with Felony Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Controlled Substance Penalty Group 3.

A second occupant, 20-year-old Anthony Rivera, was also charged with Felony Possession of Marijuana.

The Department’s Patrol and Criminal Investigations Divisions, Anti-Crime Unit, and members of the Center for Tactical Medicine assisted with the operation.

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