Man Arrested with Twenty-Seven Packages of Heroin

Police arrested a man who was seen counting his heroin stash Downtown Monday afternoon.

Bike officers were on patrol Downtown when they noticed a man acting strangely at 2nd Ave. and Stewart St. just before 1 PM. The officers approached the man and could plainly see him counting baggies of heroin, all of which were individually marked with a price.

Police arrested the man and collected the heroin as evidence. The suspect’s heroin had an approximate street value of $800.

Officer booked the 27-year-old man into King County Jail on investigation of drug possession.