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Massive Phila. sweep nets coke, cash and a 73-year-old man

In a series of drug raids yesterday, Philadelphia police arrested 83 people and seized narcotics valued at nearly $250,000. Among those arrested were three juveniles and a 73-year-old Upper Darby man, police said.

In a series of drug raids yesterday, Philadelphia police arrested 83 people and seized narcotics valued at nearly $250,000.

Authorities served dozens of warrants at locations in Southwest Philadelphia, West Philadelphia, and Delaware County.

Among those arrested were three juveniles and a 73-year-old Upper Darby man, police said.

Authorities confiscated 13 guns, three vehicles, powder cocaine valued at $760, crack cocaine valued at $15,285, heroin valued at $13,443, marijuana valued at $217,665, pills valued at $815, and $34,200 cash.

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