Multi-Million Dollar Drug Bust In New York Has Ties To Hazleton

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Two men from Hazleton are under arrest on drug trafficking charges in New York City.

Authorities in the Big Apple say they stopped a car Wednesday in the Bronx and found $130,000 in cash.

Police say they  then searched an apartment where they allegedly found 24 pounds of heroin, worth an estimated 8-million dollars.

Three people are under arrest, including the two men from Hazleton identified as 27-year-Bladimar Ramirez, 27, and Adalberto Cotts-Perez.