State police arrest 2, seize $126,000 worth of heroin
BURLINGTON ó Vermont State Police have arrested two New York men on drug charges and seized over 9,000 bags of heroin with a street value of $126,000, one of the stateís largest heroin seizures.
Police arrested 34-year-old Marcus Davis of Brooklyn and 25-year-old Eddie Eason Jr. of Medford early Friday on charges of conspiracy to distribute heroin as part of a larger drug trafficking ring. Both were being arraigned Friday.
The Vermont Drug Task Force, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and Burlington police executed a search warrant at a residence in Burlington, where the drugs and $5,000 in cash were found.
Authorities say the investigation is continuing and there may be more arrests.MORE IN This Just InThe U.S. Agency for International Development has awarded the U.S. Full Story
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