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30,000 bags of heroin seized in Delaware drug bust

Friday, July 05, 2013
Action News Online

Delaware state police say they've arrested five people and seized more than 3,000 bags of heroin as part of a drug bust in the Camden and Dover areas.

Authorities say the arrests mark the culmination of a three-month investigation involving the state police and the Dover city police department.

The arrests occurred Wednesday, starting at 6 a.m.

Besides the heroin, police say troopers also seized 80 pills, three firearms and more than $4,200 in suspected drug proceeds.

The four men and one woman face a variety of charges, including possession with intent to deliver heroin.

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