WASHINGTON, Pa. (KDKA) — Detectives seized a large amount of heroin from a home in Washington, Pa., Friday as a result of a joint federal state drug investigation.
Washington County District Attorney Eugene A. Vittone announced Saturday morning that detectives seized 785 stamp bags of heroin, which is equal to approximately 15 bricks, from a home on 140 Hart Avenue in Washington. Detectives also seized four ounces of cocaine and more than $9,000 from the house.READ MORE: Steelers Cornerback Joe Haden To Miss Cincinnati Bengals GameDisease Management Areas Expanded After Chronic Wasting Disease Detected In Jefferson County
Quentin Lamont Vaden, 32, was arrested and charged with a number of drug-related charges, including possession with intent to deliver cocaine and possession with intent to deliver heroin. Vaden was arraigned and placed in the Washington County Correctional Facility.MORE NEWS: Young Man Who Was Accidentally Invited To 'Grandma's' Thanksgiving As A Teen Celebrates 6th Year Of Dinner Together
The Washington County District Attorney’s Drug Task Force worked on the investigation and executed the search warrant along with the United States Drug Enforcement Agency, Canonsburg Police Department, Pennsylvania State Police, Washington Police Department and Washington Police Department K-9 Golem.