Police Arrest 2 After Heroin Bust

By Greg Catlin

July 22, 2010 Updated Dec 28, 2006 at 7:57 PM EDT

An apartment was raided inside a building at 19 Frederick street in Binghamton.

A vehicle returning from New Jersey was also searched.

Authorities say they confiscated more than 300 bags of heroin worth more than 6 thousand dollars, plus drug packaging material, and a rifle.

Johnson City Police and New York State Police say they've been investigating for several months.

Arrested in the vehicle are 38 year old Victor Pinero of Binghamton on 2 drug charges and a weapons charge.

And, 42 year old Gary Picott of Binghamton who's facing a drug charge.

Both are in the Broome County Jail.

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