Augusta police said they have been working with state drug agents to stop the flow of illegal drugs in the area. That effort led them to a home on Page Street, where a search warrant was carried out.
Scott Holbrook, 53, of Augusta was among those charged with trafficking in scheduled drugs. Also charged were Desiree MeKenna and Isidore Holmes, both 25 and both from Brooklyn, New York, and a 17-year-old female from New York.
Police said they found more than 18 grams of heroin and 4 grams of cocaine that were packaged for sale.