PHOTOS: Major Heroin Bust In Rowan County
SALISBURY, N.C. - A major raid in Rowan County has landed six people behind bars for selling Heroin and Cocaine from a Salisbury business.
're told the Rowan Sheriff's Department raided the locations: 6275 South Main Street, Salisbury; 116 Cedar Drive, Salisbury; and 405 Turner Street, Landis. All three spots were raided at the same time, while deputies also performed a vehicle stop near Porky’s Restaurant in China Grove.
During the raids detectives seized 82 “balloons” of heroin (4 grams), 3 handguns, 2 grams of cocaine, and $ 4,500 in cash. Over the course of the investigation, detectives seized a total of 140 balloons (8 grams) of heroin and 2 grams of cocaine.
The followin folks were charged:
Rosalina Santa Garza H/F- Trafficking in Heroin (2 counts), Conspiracy to Traffic in Heroin (3 counts), PWITSD Schedule I (Heroin), Maintaining a Vehicle
Hector Rodriguez H/M- Conspiracy to Traffic in Heroin (2 Counts), Sell and Deliver Schedule I (Heroin)
Juan Dedios Lopez H/M- Trafficking in Heroin (2 counts), Conspiracy to Traffic in Heroin, PWITSD Schedule I (Heroin) 3 counts, Sell and Deliver Schedule I (Heroin) 2 counts
Jose Del Pilar Rodriguez Hernandez H/M- Conspiracy to Traffic Schedule I (Heroin)
Jesus Alberto Acosta H/M- Felony Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Meridith Kristin Simmons- PWITSD Schedule I (Heroin), Conspiracy to Sell and Deliver Schedule I (Heroin)