Two Drug Arrests in Binghamton

By WBNG News

Two Drug Arrests in Binghamton

July 22, 2010 Updated Apr 16, 2010 at 5:43 AM EDT

A Binghamton man is arrested after police catch him with heroin during a traffic stop.

The Broome County Special Investigations Task Force say officers pulled over 42-year-old Kevin Eck Wednesday in the City of Binghamton. They served a search warrant, and found 30 bags of heroin and about $1,500 in his car.

Eck is charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree, a felony.

The Task Force also arrested 27-year-old Rodney McPherson of Binghamton.

Officers served a search warrant on McPherson and found him carrying cocaine packaged for sale and a small amount of cash.

He's also charged with third degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, as well as criminal sale of a controlled substance.

Both men were arraigned in City of Binghamton court and are being held at the Broome County Sheriff's Correctional Facility.

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