Binghamton Man Arrested in Federal Drug Investigation

By Brandi Bailey

September 13, 2012 Updated Sep 17, 2012 at 10:14 AM EDT

Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A Binghamton man could face life in prison after a federal drug investigation.

Brian Hime, 35, of Binghamton was arrested by the Broome County Special Investigation Unit Task Force and the FBI.

Hime is accused of selling significant amounts of heroin and crack cocaine.

After receiving a federal search warrant, investigators searched Hime's home and found six ounces of suspected cocaine, a bottle of Andropen, $3,400 cash, a rifle, handgun ammunition, and narcotics paraphernalia.

Hime was arraigned in the U.S. District Court and is being held in the Delaware County Jail.

He's facing a maximum of life in prison and a minimum of 10 years.