Police find drugs, weapons in Yuma hotel room


Police find drugs, weapons in Yuma hotel room



YUMA, Ariz. (13 On Your Side) - Police stumble upon what they thought was a suspicious device while following up on another investigation at a local hotel.

It happened this afternoon at the Knights Inn on Fourth Avenue and 27th Street.

The Yuma County Sheriff's Office was called in to assist Yuma police.

After a couple hours on the scene, police discovered the device was not suspicious, however they did find some suspicious items.

"The device that they thought was suspicious has been deemed to not be a threat. They have however found some weapons, they have found some drugs. So we have an ongoing investigation right now," said Sergeant Leanne Worthen, a public information officer with the Yuma Police Department.

Police have not said what other investigation they were following up on at the hotel at the time.


We will update you on more details as they become available to us.


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