Two women were arrested as a result of a search of a Leavenworth apartment conducted Friday morning by members of the Sheriff's Office, the sheriff said.

Two women were arrested as a result of a search of a Leavenworth apartment conducted Friday morning by members of the Sheriff's Office, the sheriff said.

Leavenworth County Sheriff Andy Dedeke said deputies served a search warrant at about 7:30 a.m. at a residence on Ralph Bunche Drive. Members of the Leavenworth County Sheriff's Office's Tactical Assistance Group participated in the execution of the search warrant.

Dedeke said authorities found what they believe to be marijuana at the residence.

Two woman were arrested for allegations of possession and distribution of the drug.