PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A New Jersey man is in jail after allegedly trying to transport $20,000 worth of heroin to Pittsburgh.
Police say 33-year-old Rasheed McKenith of Newark, N.J. was arrested around 8 p.m. at the Greyhound Bus station downtown Tuesday.READ MORE: Ben Roethlisberger's Work With Make-A-Wish Foundation, Allegheny County Sheriff's Office Leaves Lasting Impression
McKenith had just arrived in Pittsburgh on an Amtrak train from Philadelphia when police conducting surveillance spotted him.
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They say McKenith looked suspicious and followed him into a men’s bathroom, where he abandoned a book bag containing 2,000 stamped bags of heroin.
McKenith is in the Allegheny County Jail and faces charges of possession of heroin and intent to deliver.MORE NEWS: Lawyers For Dentist Accused Of Killing Wife On African Safari Want Case Pushed Back