Police serve search warrants in Southtown Housing Community

Police serve search warrants in Southtown Housing Community

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The DEA, the Jeffco Sheriff's Office and Alabama State Troopers are on the scene with Birmingham police. (Photo: Kerry Nivens) The DEA, the Jeffco Sheriff's Office and Alabama State Troopers are on the scene with Birmingham police. (Photo: Kerry Nivens)
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

A large police action is underway in Birmingham on Tuesday.

Police are serving multiple search warrants in the South Town Housing Community. The DEA, the Jeffco Sheriff's Office and Alabama State Troopers are on the scene with Birmingham police.

The raid comes after months of investigation in the area. We are told drugs and guns were confiscated and that several key people are now off the streets.

Sgt. Johnny Williams with the Birmingham Police Department says these addresses were searched:

808 24th Street South
2421 9th Court South
902 24th Street South
918 24th Street South
930 24th Street South
932 24th Street South
2405 9th Avenue South

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