Police in Bucks County charged a man with dealing heroin after setting up a sting following a deadly overdose earlier this summer.
Lower Makefield Township Police narcotics officers arrested Victor Miller of Wood Street in nearby Trenton, New Jersey after setting up a buy at the Ace Motel on Lincoln Highway in Fairless Hills, Pennsylvania where the 22-year-old tried to sell undercover officers one brick (50 bags) of heroin for $260.
Police setup the sting after a 21-year-old Lower Makefield resident died from an overdose last month. The investigation into the death led to police targeting Miller who they say supplied the lethal dose.
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Police said witnesses and informants thumbed Miller as a heroin dealer operating in Bucks County. They also said heroin that led to two non-deadly overdoses in Falls Township.
A judge arraigned Miller on multiple heroin dealing charges and sent him to Bucks county prison on $250,000 bail. Police continued to investigate Miller in the deadly overdose case.