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4 Arrested in Holyoke Heroin Bust

HOLYOKE, Mass. (AP) — Holyoke police have arrested two men and two women on drug and firearm charges after a raid on a city apartment.

The raid Wednesday also yielded more than 100 small bags of heroin and a .22 caliber handgun.

Police tell The Republican those arrested were Louis Sanchez; Magdaly Reyes; Manuel Sanchez; and Valeria Pellicier.

All four are charged with possession of heroin, possession with intent to distribute heroin, conspiracy to violate the drug law, possession of a firearm without a firearms identification card, possession of ammunition without a firearms identification card and receiving stolen property over $250.

They are scheduled to be arraigned Thursday in Holyoke District Court.

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