La Crosse police seize over $600,000 worth of illegal drugs

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Three people arrested in connection with the bust face 24 charges in total

LA CROSSE (WKBT) – La Crosse police arrested three people and seized more than $600,000 worth of illegal drugs on Wednesday.

Law enforcement discovered 22 pounds of methamphetamine, nearly 3 pounds of fentanyl, 25.9 grams of cocaine and nearly 12 pounds of THC, according to their press release. Additionally, police discovered over $20,000 in cash and four handguns.

Three people were arrested. Raphiel D. Kuntu, 31, faces 12 charges, including delivering methamphetamine over 50 grams. Paige L. Roberts, 24, faces 8 counts. Tyesha L. Williams, 30, faces 4 counts.

Roberts made his first appearance on Friday. Judge Todd Bjerke set the cash bond at $250,000.

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