Man arrested for possession of heroin and cash

By Conor Mooney

Credit: MGN Online

Man arrested for possession of heroin and cash

February 6, 2014 Updated Feb 6, 2014 at 6:24 PM EST

(WBNG Binghamton) Deputies arrested a Tioga County man after finding dozens of bags of heroin.

Members of the Tioga County Sheriff's office said Donell Grant, 28, of New York City was driving a rented car in the Village of Owego when he was pulled over for a traffic violation.

Grant was driving on a suspended license and was in possession of 90 packets of heroin as well as $905 in cash.

Deputies charged him with criminal possession of a controlled substance, along with promoting prison contraband, aggravated unlicensed operation and traffic infractions.

Bail was set at $50,000 and Grant was taken to the Tioga County jail.

The Endicott Police Department’s K-9 unit assisted in the investigation.

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