Multiple arrests in two Duluth heroin busts

By KBJR News 1

Multiple arrests in two Duluth heroin busts

October 25, 2013 Updated Oct 25, 2013 at 5:42 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - A major heroin drug bust in Duluth has led to the arrests of seven people.

The Lake Superior Drug and Violent Task Force executed a search warrant on Wednesday at an apartment located at 706 East 4tg Street after complaints of alleged drug dealing.

A semi-automatic handgun and 10 grams of heroin, packaged for sale, were seized, along with more than four thousand dollars in cash.

Four people from Chicago, ranging in age from 20 to 33, were arrested. Charges range from possession or sale of heroin to Child endangerment.

A 5th suspect was arrested on a probation violation.

In a separate, but related incident, police arrested two other men who they say were in possession of approximately six grams of heroin and a digital scale.

Michelle Lee