Cops: $150K worth of heroin found in Miami man's vehicle

2013-07-07T19:00:00Z 2013-07-07T20:04:08Z Cops: $150K worth of heroin found in Miami man's vehicleTimes Staff nwitimes.com
July 07, 2013 7:00 pm  • 

REMINGTON | A Miami man was arrested in Jasper County on Sunday after Indiana State Police said they found 5 pounds of heroin in his car.

Pedro A. Burgos, 26, was stopped at 8 a.m. after a trooper spotted him driving 97 mph in a 70 mph zone on Interstate 65 near the Remington exit, police said.

Rykr, a police dog, smelled drugs in Burgos' Chevrolet Impala, police said. Troopers found four packages of heroin worth $150,000 in the front passenger seat back panel, police said.

Burgos faces charges of dealing a narcotic drug, possession of a narcotic drug and speeding.

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