NEW OXFORD (WPMT)-Authorities seized over 200 grams of methamphetamine while serving a warrant at a hotel room in Adams County early Friday morning, according to Adams County District Attorney Shawn Wagner.
Investigators discovered the drugs while serving a federal arrest warrant at the Cross Keys Motor Lodge, 6110 York Road, in New Oxford around 6 a.m., Wagner said.
An unidentified man from Texas was arrested and charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, persons not to possess firearms and possession of a firearm with altered manufacturer’s number.
According to the Adams County District Attorney’s office, the seized drugs had a street value of more than $250,000–making this the largest recorded seizure of meth in the county.
Drug packaging materials, a gun with the serial number shaved off and two stun guns were also seized.
Pennsylvania State Police was assisted by the Adams County Drug Task Force and the U.S. Marshals.