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Police seize 2½ pounds of marijuana from Trafford home

Renatta Signorini
| Thursday, April 19, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
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A leaf of marijuana

A Wednesday morning visit from state parole agents resulted in two arrests and the confiscation of at least 2½ pounds of marijuana from a Trafford home, according to police.

Andrea Angela Capozzi, 47, and Flavio Joseph Linn, 31, are being held in the Westmoreland County Prison on $75,000 bond each on numerous drug-related offenses.

Trafford police said in court papers that state parole agents visited Linn at the Duquesne Avenue home where he and Capozzi live at 7 a.m. Investigators said Linn failed a drug test April 10 as part of his parole.

Police found a grow operation inside and seized numerous jars and sealed bags of suspected marijuana stashed around the home, as well as drug paraphernalia, cash, marijuana edibles and three guns, according to an affidavit.

Neither suspect had an attorney listed in online court records.

Preliminary hearings are set for April 24.Renatta Signorini is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-837-5374, or via Twitter @byrenatta.

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