15 nabbed in heroin trafficking bust

Authorities have arrested 15 people in an undercover heroin trafficking bust in University Heights. The defendants are accused of trying to sell undercover officers more

Officers uncovered an alleged heroin packaging operation, as

Officers uncovered an alleged heroin packaging operation, as well as other drugs.

THE BRONX - Authorities have arrested 15 people in an undercover heroin trafficking bust in University Heights. 

The defendants are accused of trying to sell undercover officers more than $26,000 worth of heroin at several apartments near Grand Avenue and East 184th Street. 

Investigators say that officers uncovered a heroin packaging operation with glassine envelopes stamped with the brand name "Scarface." They also found powdered cocaine, crack and oxycodone, as well as a child in one of the apartments. 

The suspects are facing a range of charges, including criminal sale and possession of a controlled substance, and unlawfully dealing with a child. 

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