PITTSBURG —  A Pittsburg man was arrested on drug charges Friday following the execution of a search warrant by the Pittsburg Police Department.

According to a release from PPD, Sylvester Eugene Colbert Jr., 27, of Pittsburg was arrested at 1028 E. 6th Street in Pittsburg, and taken to the Crawford County Jail as a result of the search.

Police allegedly found cocaine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia at his home.

Colbert is facing charges of possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.

Three children residing in the home were removed and placed into protective custody.

Colbert has been released on $3,000 bond.

The incident remains under investigation and anyone with information on the incident is asked to call PPD at 620-231-1700 or the tip line at 620-231-8477. Callers may remain anonymous.