The Lincoln City Police Department along with detectives from the Lincoln Interagency Narcotics Team (LINT) and the Oregon State Police this week served a narcotics related search warrant at a Lincoln City residence. The search warrant was the result of a lengthy investigation conducted by LCPD officers regarding the possession, manufacture and delivery of marijuana and hash oils to various persons including school age minors.
The search warrant was executed at 3436 SE 35th Court in Lincoln City. Inside, officers and detectives discovered a large quantity of marijuana, drug use paraphernalia and various items used for trafficking marijuana as well as a large amount of US Currency and several firearms.
Arrested during the warrant executions were Bjorn Debbasai Blanchard, 22, Lincoln City and Emily Maree Blanchard, 22 of Lincoln City.
Bjorn and Emily Blanchard were lodged at the Lincoln County Jail and charged with Manufacture, Delivery and Possession of Marijuana, Delivery of Marijuana within 1000’ of a School and Delivery of Marijuana to Minors.
LINT is comprised of members of the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Lincoln City Police, Newport Police, Oregon State Police, and the Lincoln County District Attorney’s Office.