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Brooklyn men busted in heroin trafficking investigation

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GREENVILLE, N.C. - Lawmen seized 450 bags of heroin, 45 grams of raw, powder heroin, and $6,000 in cash as part of a trafficking investigation.

It happened Saturday when the Greenville Regional Drug Task Force and Greenville Police arrested two people from Brooklyn, New York in Greenville.

37-year-old Dennis Clemons and 42-year-old Gerrard Painson were charged with (3) counts of Trafficking in Heroin and (2) counts of Conspiracy to Traffic in Heroin.  Both were booked into the Pitt County Detention Center. They were placed under $1 million bonds.
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