Gambrills man arrested for drug possession after warrant to search home

Posted at 2:18 PM, Oct 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-12 14:44:56-04

Members of the Anne Arundel County Heroin Task Force arrested Robert Simpson for possession of fentanyl pills after a search of his home.

According to police, the search took place around 5:00 am Wednesday. The warrant was a result of an investigation into narcotics trafficking from the residence. 

Detectives found 6,296 fentanyl pills disguised as oxycodone pills, about $8,000 in cash, computer equipment and more.

Police say that Simpson was arrested and charged.