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$40K in heroin seized in Altoona bust
By: WJAC Web Staff
ALTOONA, Pa. -- Tens of thousands of dollars worth of heroin has been seized in Blair County and a woman is in custody, suspected of dealing the drugs.
Altoona police said Monday investigators arrested Leann Gray following an inspection of her Altoona home as part of her parole conditions.
Police seized 1,540 packets of heroin, $3,000 cash and ammunition for a .45 firearm, investigators said. The street value of the drugs was placed at $40,000.
Gray was in police custody and is awaiting arraignment, police said. Specific charges against her were not immediately available. It was not clear why she was on parole.
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