Authorities find almost $60k worth of drugs, guns in Racine home

CREATED Feb. 12, 2013

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RACINE - Tuesday morning around 8 a.m., Racine authorities executed a search warrant at a home on 9th Avenue after receiving information about the sale of drugs in the home.

"During the search of the residence, Metro Agents and RASO Investigators located more than 11 pounds of marijuana, and 14.4 grams of cocaine," said Sgt. Scott Krogh with the Racine County Sheriff's Office. "The street value of the drugs seized is approximately $57,500."

Investigators also found other drugs and drug packaging materials, two handguns, an assault rifle, ammunition, and a "very large amount" of brand name clothing and cologne with store tags still attached.

Ignacio Ramirez Jr., 23, and Crystal M. Huybers, 21, were arrested and taken to the Racine County Jail.