Detectives recover illegally possessed guns, federal charges pending

Illegally possessed guns. (IMPD)

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — The Indianapolis Crime Gun Intelligence Center arrested Clifton Withers for illegally possessed guns.

CGIC had received information that Withers was involved in armed narcotics trafficking.

Clifton Withers (IMPD)

When they searched a storage unit of his they found:

  • Approximately 300 grams of suspected heroin
  • (7) Long Guns:
    • LC Smith 12-gauge double barrel shotgun
    • J Stevens Arms 12-gauge double barrel shotgun
    • Springfield, model 15, 22 caliber rifle
    • Mossberg, 410 Shotgun
    • Mossberg & Sons, 22 caliber rifle
    • Bushmaster, AR, .223/5.56 caliber rifle
    • Mossberg 500, 12-gauge pump shotgun
  • (2) handguns (one was equipped with a suppressor adaptor)
    • High Standard model 103
    • Davis Industries 22 caliber
    • Suspected firearm suppressor
  • Literature on manufacturing suppressors
  • Taser
  • Digital Scales, Cutting Agent, Narcotics Press
  • Suspected ecstasy pills

When detectives searched his home and car they found:

  • $10,803
  • (1) handgun: Smith & Wesson 9mm handgun
  • Approximately 50 grams of heroin
  • Digital Scale

CGIC is a task force comprised of local and federal law enforcement partners.

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