Two Philadelphia men have been arrested in upstate New York on drug charges after a months-long investigation.
Erie County Sheriff's Office Senior Detective Alan Rozansky says Edwin Santiago and Chayanne Colon-Medina were arrested Friday after police observed them driving to suburban Buffalo every few weeks to sell heroin.
He says the 27-year-old Santiago was arrested on drug possession and Colon-Medina was charged with criminal trespass and other charges. They were in custody and unavailable for comment. It wasn't clear if they had attorneys.
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Rozansky said investigators recovered more than an eighth of an ounce of heroin. He said the men tried to flush some of it down a toilet when they were arrested.
Rozansky said the duo had been seen regularly returning to the Buffalo area to sell heroin.
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