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Four city residents were charged with illegal drug possession Monday night after the Niagara County Drug Task Force and Lockport Police Department conducted a joint raid on 188 South St.

Issaac R. Taylor, 42, Daszell J. Taylor, 67, Jessica L. Pitler, 29, and Mary M. Main, 54, all of Lockport, were charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor, after they were found with crack cocaine during the raid, according to Lockport Police Chief Steven Preisch.

The raid capped a year-long investigation, police officials said.

Issaac Taylor and Daszell Taylor were both detained in lieu of $500 bail, Pitler was detained for $100 bail and Main was released on recognizance, LPD said.