Delaware Police Arrest Teen, Seize Large Amount of Heroin, Cash, and Guns

By Danielle Johnson
|  Saturday, Jan 19, 2013  |  Updated 2:57 PM EDT
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Del. Police Arrest Teen, Seize Large Amount of Heroin

Delaware State Police


Delaware State Police arrested a 19-year-old Newark man after seizing a large amount from his home.

Police arrested Gerardo Hernandez Friday on the 2400 block of Olden Avenue after they found more than 4,000 bags of heroin, over $5,000 in cash and two guns in a bedroom he was occupying.

Hernandez was charged with possession of a controlled substance in a tier 5 quantity and possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony. He is being held on $50,000 cash bail.


Photo: Gerardo Hernandez