Police: 2,300 Bags of Heroin Found in Vehicle Search in Vermont, 4 Arrested
HARTFORD, Vt. (AP) — Police in Vermont said they seized 2,300 bags of heroin, drug paraphernalia, and cash during a vehicle stop and arrested four people on drug trafficking charges.
Police in Hartford say they stopped the vehicle at about 10 p.m. Tuesday on a registration violation. The occupants consented to a search of the vehicle.
Police arrested Jonathan Castro and Jose Nunez, both 28 and of Springfield, Massachusetts, Joseph Tomasetto, 27, of Stockbridge, Vermont, and Michelle Webster, 32, of Graniteville, Vermont.
All four were taken to the Southern State Correctional Facility and are scheduled to appear in Vermont Superior Court – Windsor Criminal Division on Wednesday at 12:30 p.m.