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State Police Drug Bust Nets more than 1,000 packets of Heroin


PLAINS TOWNSHIP — State police in Luzerne County said a man faces nearly 2,000 counts after a chase and heroin bust Monday afternoon.

Troopers said they forced a vehicle off of the road on Route 309 near Wyoming and arrested two people, a man from Harrisburg and woman from New Jersey.

State police said the pair threw more than 1, 000 packets of heroin out the window as they chased them.

The street value of the heroin is more than $20,000.


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