5 bricks of heroin seized during Mercer County traffic stop

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FINDLEY TWP., Pa. (WKBN) – Four people were arrested and several drugs were seized Saturday during a traffic stop in Mercer County.

According to a police report, officers pulled over Gregory Jackson, 23, of Arnold, Pa., for speeding on Interstate 79 southbound in Findley Township.

A search of the vehicle uncovered five bricks of heroin, two bags of suspected heroin, crystal methamphetamine, a small amount of marijuana, and two loaded guns, according to the report.

Police also say they found a bag of ecstasy pills on Johnson.

Police say Johnson and his three passengers, James Johnson, 30, Tameka Petty, 32, of New Kensington, and Jasmine Rana, 24, also of New Kensington, were arrested on drug charges.

All the suspects were taken to the Mercer County Jail.

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