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Hamilton bust nets 2 arrests, drugs, guns and cash

The Butler County Sheriff's Office's Butler County Undercover Regional Narcotics Taskforce (BURN) arrested two men following a search of two Hamilton homes. The BURN unit seized three handguns, approximately 40 THC candy-like edibles, and 8.45 pounds of marijuana, along with approximately $22,000 in cash. CONTRIBUTED
The Butler County Sheriff's Office's Butler County Undercover Regional Narcotics Taskforce (BURN) arrested two men following a search of two Hamilton homes. The BURN unit seized three handguns, approximately 40 THC candy-like edibles, and 8.45 pounds of marijuana, along with approximately $22,000 in cash. CONTRIBUTED

The Butler County Undercover Regional Narcotics (BURN) task force arrested two men after conducting two search warrants in Hamilton, according to a release issued this morning by the Butler County Sheriff’s Office.

The search warrants were executed at 1132 Bishop Ave. and 3519 Freeman Ave. on Wednesday. Items seized during the search include three handguns, approximately 40 THC candy-like edibles, and 8.45 pounds of marijuana, along with about $22,000 in cash, according to a release from the sheriff’s office.

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Daryl Dennis, 55, was arrested at the Bishop Avenue residence and Michael Porrazzo, 39, was arrested the Freeman Avenue residence, both on a charge of Having Weapons While Under Disability. Additional charges are pending once laboratory results are obtained.

“I don’t care who you are or where you’re from, if you’re going to deal drugs of any type in Butler County, you will go to jail,” Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones said in the release.