FARGO — The Red River Regional SWAT Team helped Fargo police arrest two men in a drug investigation early Wednesday, August 4.

Officers briefly blocked off a portion of Fourth Avenue South and an adjacent alley near the WDAY television station around 7 a.m. as the Fargo Police Department's Narcotics Unit served a search warrant.

The investigation involved the Cass County Drug Task Force and the United States Drug Enforcement Administration.

SWAT members used flashbangs as they searched the building and located a stolen firearm along with drug paraphernalia, according to police.

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During the search 27-year-old Bradley Steven Moderow and 38-year-old Michael Merlyn Mead Jr., both from Fargo, were arrested for violating probation.

Police said both men may face additional charges as the investigation continues.

The road block was lifted shortly after 7:30 a.m. and police said there is an ongoing investigation.