EASTON, Pa. -

Two women were arrested on drug charges during the search of an apartment in Easton, police said.

Officers carried out the search in the 100 block of North 15th Street around 8:30 a.m. Friday.

The search, officials said, was the result of an investigation of crack cocaine sales in Easton and neighboring Wilson over the past several months.

The two women arrested, Bernice Beasley, 47, and Angela Alvin, 34, were charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a small amount of marijuana and later released.

The investigation continues, police said.