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Police: more than 450 pills discovered in home

Published On: Jul 11 2013 03:43:27 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 11 2013 12:37:29 PM CDT
BRISTOL, Tenn. -

The search of a Bristol, Tennessee home resulted in drug charges on Wednesday.

Bristol, Tennessee police say officers searched a home at 529 Auburn Street Wednesday night. During the search, officers say they found more than 450 pills including Oxycontin, morphine and Lortabs.

Police tell News 5 the people inside the home, Irving "John" Poston and Jessica Nicole Thacker, were arrested. 

Poston was charged with drug possession with intent to distribute within a thousand feet of a school and other drug offenses. 

Thacker was arrested on active warrants in an unrelated case.

Both were taken to the Sullivan County jail.