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Easton police arrest accused heroin dealer Bryan Velasquez

Published On: Jul 12 2013 11:04:25 AM EDT
EASTON, Pa. -

Easton police searched a home Friday morning that yielded drugs, gun and an arrest.

The department's vice/narcotics and special response units executed a search warrant at 103 N. Oak Street at 6 a.m.

The target of the investigation -- Bryan Velasquez -- was arrested.

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Officers seized $1,000 cash, a stolen .380 caliber handgun and approximately $2,200 worth of heroin.

The investigation lasted several months and focused on heroin sales in the west area of Easton.

Velasquez was charged with possession with intent to deliver heroin, receiving stolen property, persons not to possess a firearm and possession of drug paraphernalia.

No one was injured during the search.