• State police arrest 2, seize $126,000 worth of heroin
     | October 19,2013

    BURLINGTON — 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 state’s 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 In
    Fire destroys the Spider Web Farm barn in Williamstown this afternoon. Full Story
    Home fire kills

    woman, 63

    PANTON — Fire officials say a 63-year-old woman has... Full Story
    Contract OK’d,

    strike avoided

    BURLINGTON — Teachers in Vermont’s largest school... Full Story
    More Articles
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS