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DEA searches Estacada residence


Concerned citizens reported heavy law enforcement presence at an address near Southeast Divers Road and Southeast Tumala Mountain Road in Estacada for several hours earlier today.

Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Robert Wurpes said the incident was a DEA operation and that agencies were acting on a high-risk drug related search warrant.

Special Agent Jodie Underwood of the DEA confirmed that law enforcement was acting on a federal search warrant.

Underwood said there are no safety concerns for neighbors to the property.

As it is an ongoing federal investigation, Underwood said no further information may be released at this time.