Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Den Bust

By Ian Hoover- 21Alive

Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Den Bust

May 13, 2014 Updated May 13, 2014 at 11:49 AM EST

MERCER COUNTY, Ohi. (21Alive) -- A traffic stop ended in a heroin bust after police found probable cause to get a search warrant for a suspected drug den.

Police spotted a car parked outside the suspected drug den on Brandon Avenue and pulled the car over after it began driving away. Police say they found probable cause in the car to obtain a search warrant for the house they suspected drugs were being dealt out of.

In the house, police found over 50 capsules of heroin and over 20 syringes. One suspect was taken into custody.

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