Police seize a kilo of black tar heroin


Heroin worth $100,000 seized from storage facility

A kilo (2.2 pounds) of black tar heroin, with an estimated street value of $100,000, is seized by Sidney Police from a Sidney storage facility Wednesday, Nov. 14.

A kilo (2.2 pounds) of black tar heroin, with an estimated street value of $100,000, is seized by Sidney Police from a Sidney storage facility Wednesday, Nov. 14.


SIDNEY — A package containing a kilo (2.2 pounds) of black tar heroin was seized by Sidney Police from a storage facility in Sidney on Wednesday, Nov. 14.

According to a press release from the Sidney Police Department, police were made aware of a suspicious package at a storage facility, on Nov. 14, 2018. During the course of the investigation the package was determined to be a kilo (2.2 pounds) of black tar heroin with an estimated street value of $100,000.

Once the narcotics were recovered, a suspect was identified and the investigation is ongoing. After the investigtion is complete, the case will be forwarded to the Shelby County Prosecutor for review of charges, the release said.

Anyone with information related to any type of drug trafficking case is asked to call the Sidney Police Department narcotics unit at 937-498-2351.

A kilo (2.2 pounds) of black tar heroin, with an estimated street value of $100,000, is seized by Sidney Police from a Sidney storage facility Wednesday, Nov. 14.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/11/web1_heroin.jpgA kilo (2.2 pounds) of black tar heroin, with an estimated street value of $100,000, is seized by Sidney Police from a Sidney storage facility Wednesday, Nov. 14.
Heroin worth $100,000 seized from storage facility