Police: more than 450 pills discovered in home

POSTED: 4:43 PM Jul 11 2013   UPDATED: 1:37 PM Jul 11 2013
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.