Man charged after narcotic search warrant executed

police lightsDean R Berget, 47 of Racine has been charged with Possess w/Intent-Cocaine (>40g), and Maintain Drug Trafficking Place. He was given a $10,000 cash bond after making his initial appearance today in Racine Circuit Court. His preliminary hearing is scheduled for August 26, 2015.

According to the criminal complaint the Racine County Sheriff’s Office on August 14, 2015 executed a narcotics search warrant in the 2400 block of Thor Ave. Upon serving the warrant law enforcement officials took the defendant into custody. The defendant was read his miranda rights and agreed to speak with investigators. The defendant stated that they would find 3-4 ounces of cocaine in the residence, and told agents that this was his only source of income. 63 baggies were located in the closet where the defendant stated they would be. Agents also located $1476 dollars in the residence and according to the complaint the defendant stated that it was proceeds from illegal drug sales and signed it over to the Metro Drug Unit.