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Police: 1,100 bags of heron valued at $27K found during traffic stop


SPRINGFIELD, Vermont — Police say they found 1,100 bags of heroin valued at more than $27,000 during a vehicle stop in Vermont.

The Eagle Times reports ( police stopped a car on Interstate 91 last week in Springfield for a registration violation. They said the two men inside refused to let them search it.

Charged with possessing, trafficking and transporting heroin were 23-year-old Alex Lacasse of Vershire and 22-year-old Walter Emery of Royalton. It wasn't immediately known if they had lawyers.

Information from: Eagle Times,

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