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Police: AK-47, guns and heroin seized after parole home inspection

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UPDATE: 

Jaylen Thompson pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of a firearm on May 24, 2018. His other charges were dismissed. He was sentenced to four years in jail.

ORIGINAL STORY:

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Police in Indianapolis have arrested a man on parole after a routine parole check on the northwest side.

19-year-old Jaylen Thompson was arrested and charged with dealing narcotics, possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon, possession of narcotics and possession of a syringe.

Authorities reportedly were on a parole check when they saw two handguns in plain view inside Thompson’s residence.

Officers immediately applied for a search warrant and found the following items in the home:

  • 3 handguns
  • AK-47 rifle
  • Heroin
  • Digital Scales
  • Ammunition

He was transported to the Arrestee Processing Center for booking.

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