Bertrand man arrested for trafficking heroin

Published: Jan. 19, 2011 at 9:50 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 20, 2011 at 6:57 PM CST
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Daniel Murray (Source: Sikeston DPS)
Daniel Murray (Source: Sikeston DPS)

By Christy Hendricks - bio | email

BERTRAND, MO (KFVS) - Police arrested a Bertrand man suspected of trafficking large amounts of heroin.

Police found large amounts of heroin being transported from the St. Louis and Chicago area to a man living near Bertrand.

Daniel Murray, 28, faces possession with the intent to distribute charges in Scott and Mississippi counties.

Sikeston's Operation's Group served a warrant at his home on January 18 around 6 p.m. and found a large amount of heroin and three handguns.

The Murray is a prior convicted felon and prohibited from possessing those weapons.

It was a joint investigation between Sikeston DPS, DEA, Semo Drug Task Force and the Mississippi County Sheriff's Department.

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