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2 Released After NYC Drug Arrests in Hoffman Probe

Their lawyers say they had nothing to do with Hoffman's death Sunday in a suspected heroin overdose

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    A New York City couple arrested on low-level cocaine possession charges amid the investigation into Philip Seymour Hoffman's death has been released. Brynn Gingras reports.

    A New York City couple arrested on low-level cocaine possession charges amid the investigation into Philip Seymour Hoffman's death has been released.

    Juliana Luchkiw was released Thursday without bail, Max Rosenblum on $35,000 bond. The 22-year-olds are due back in court later this month.

    They'd briefly been held without bail. Their lawyers say they had nothing to do with Hoffman's death Sunday in a suspected heroin overdose.

    2 Released After NYC Drug Arrests in Hoffman Probe

    [NY] 2 Released After NYC Drug Arrests in Hoffman Probe
    A New York City couple arrested on low-level cocaine possession charges amid the investigation into Philip Seymour Hoffman's death has been released. Marc Santia reports.

    Their Manhattan apartment is one of two police searched Tuesday in connection with the Hoffman investigation. A resident of the other apartment has been charged with possessing heroin with the intent to sell.

    Two law enforcement officials say a tipster said he believed Hoffman got heroin at the building. The officials weren't authorized to discuss evidence in the investigation and spoke on the condition of anonymity.

    Suspects Arrested as Hoffman Heroin Probe Continues

    [NY] Suspects Arrested as Hoffman Heroin Probe Continues
    Several suspects were arrested at a Manhattan building as investigators tried to determine whether they sold drugs to actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who was found dead of an apparent overdose. Brynn Gingras reports.