Heroin bust reported in Red Hook

A Red Hook man was arrested Nov. 2 following a traffic stop in town in which police reportedly discovered 20 decks of heroin and hypodermic needles.

27, was arrested at 7:35pm and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell, a felony, as well as criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument and criminal possession of stolen property, both misdemeanors. He was also charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, and switching license plates, the report said.

was arraigned in Town of Red Hook Court and remanded to Dutchess County Jail on cash bail.

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