Bike Officers stopped a man for warrants yesterday and turned a routine arrest into a major drug bust, seizing over 100 baggies of heroin.
Officers Matthew Newsome and Britt Kelly were patrolling near 3rd and Pine yesterday around 10 p.m. when they spotted a wanted person walking towards 2nd Avenue. Officers Kelly and Newsome caught up to the 23-year-old suspect in the 100 block of Pine and placed him under arrest.
Officer Newsome searched the suspect and found 108 baggies of heroin, 2.7 grams of crack cocaine and $338 dollars.
Officers booked the man into King County Jail for the warrants and the drug offense. Officers placed the drugs and money into evidence.