Nevada County bust: Authorities find suspected drugs, assault rifles
December 28, 2017
Nevada County authorities say they found almost an ounce of suspected psilocybin mushrooms, along with methamphetamine, LSD and assault rifles, after searching a Peardon Road home.
Joseph William Axtell, 60, and Duke John Charlesworth, 51, both of Smartsville, each face charges of possession of a controlled substance while armed. Axtell faces an additional charge of possession of a controlled substance, and Charlesworth has a charge of possession of a controlled substance for sale, Nevada County Jail reports state.
Authorities found the suspected drugs and weapons Wednesday after serving a search warrant at both men’s home in the 10000 block of Peardon Road, a release states.