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

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

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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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