Heroin Trafficking- about 30 arrested in the Newport area

Staff Writer

Law enforcement conducted a major drug bust in the area today. In what police are calling Operation Border Line, about 30 arrests were made as of Tuesday. Police allege that the arrests involve heroin trafficking. Heroin and fire arms were seized by police. Arraignments began in Orleans Superior Court Criminal Division Tuesday afternoon.
(Check back for updates) UPDATE- Thousands of bags of drugs were confiscated. (Full story and all Mug Shots in the Express Wednesday)