Janesville residents arrested on heroin, cocaine charges
Clarence L. Moore, 32, and Mushara L. Henry, 21, both of 1407 Canyon Drive, No. 10, were arrested after police searched their home at 7:55 p.m., according to a Janesville Police Department news release.
Police seized 1.4 grams of heroin, 1.4 grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, $842 in cash and a .357-caliber pistol, according to the news release.
The arrests occurred after months of investigation into heroin and cocaine distribution in the area, according to the news release.
The investigation began after a nonfatal heroin overdose was reported in the summer, police said.
Moore was arrested on charges of possession with intent to deliver heroin, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, identity theft, maintaining a drug house, delivery of heroin, second-degree reckless injury and delivery of cocaine.
Henry was arrested on charges of party to delivery of heroin, party to delivery of cocaine and maintaining a drug house.
Last updated: 11:52 am Thursday, December 13, 2012