NO SEAT BELT LEADS TO HEROIN BUST

at approximately 3:30 pm, an officer stopped a 2004 Honda van on Route 31 near Halstead Street because a front seat passenger, Brittney Murphy, age 21, of Walnutport, PA, was not wearing her seatbelt. During the stop, the officer observed Ms. Murphy to be under the influence of a controlled dangerous substance and soon found her to be in possession of six (6) packets of heroin and several hypodermic syringes. As a result, Ms. Murphy was arrested and charged with Possession of Heroin, Possession of a Hypodermic Syringe, Being Under the Influence of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, and Failure to Wear Seatbelt. She was released ROR.

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