Man charged with drug dealing after crack cocaine is found in near north side residence

Dominique King

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A man was arrested Friday after police say they found crack cocaine and two handguns in a near north side home.

Narcotics detectives served a search warrant at the residence in the 100 block of West 23rd Street around 9 p.m. There, they found Dominique King, 23, armed with a .40 caliber handgun. He was immediately detained without incident.

Detectives entered the home with IMPD SWAT and recovered 11 grams of crack cocaine, an undisclosed amount of marijuana and a .22 caliber handgun.

King was arrested and preliminarily charged with dealing cocaine, possession of cocaine, possession of a firearm by a felon, maintaining a common nuisance and possession of marijuana.

IMPD encourages anyone with information about narcotics or illegal activities, to immediately contact Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at (317)262-TIPS (8477). Tips given via Crime Stoppers should be considered anonymous.