August 14, 2013

Two Maine men arrested on heroin charges

The Associated Press

AMHERST — Maine authorities say they have made a big heroin bust in Hancock County.

click image to enlarge

Police display cash and items found after a car chase.

Courtesy Maine State Police

click image to enlarge

Dustin White

Additional Photos Below

Maine State Police say drug agents arrested two men – 48-year-old James Storey of Baileyville and 28-year-old Dustin White of East Machias – early Wednesday morning after a car chase. Police searched the vehicle and say they found more than $3,600 in cash and $8,000 worth of heroin on the side of the road that they believe was tossed out during the chase.

Police say they got a tip that Storey might be traveling out of state to get a large quantity of the drug and return the same day.

Storey was being held on $5,000 bail while White posted bail Wednesday morning. It was unclear if either man was being represented by a lawyer.

Were you interviewed for this story? If so, please fill out our accuracy form

Send question/comment to the editors


Additional Photos

click image to enlarge

James Storey

  


Further Discussion

Here at PressHerald.com we value our readers and are committed to growing our community by encouraging you to add to the discussion. To ensure conscientious dialogue we have implemented a strict no-bullying policy. To participate, you must follow our Terms of Use.

Questions about the article? Add them below and we’ll try to answer them or do a follow-up post as soon as we can. Technical problems? Email them to us with an exact description of the problem. Make sure to include:
  • Type of computer or mobile device your are using
  • Exact operating system and browser you are viewing the site on (TIP: You can easily determine your operating system here.)