Crime & Courts

4 arrested in Mint Hill heroin investigation

Four people were arrested on multiple charges after an investigation in heroin trafficking in Mint Hill.

On August 28, law enforcement officials from several different agencies conducted a search warrant at a home on the 5200 block of Wilgrove-Mint Hill Road.

During the search, a total of 132 grams of black tar heroin, 102 grams of brown powder heroin, and $1,433 in cash were seized.

The drugs, officials said, had a street value of approximately $23,500.

After the search, four people were arrested on various charges related to the trafficking of heroin including sale of heroin within 1,000 feet of a school and 1,000 feet of a public park.

Mint Hill Police, Matthews Police, NC State Bureau of Investigation, Homeland Security Investigations and Pineville Police all contributed to the investigation.