INDIAN TOWNSHIP – The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency arrested four people Tuesday on charges of heroin trafficking in Washington County.
Arrested were Ashley Doten, 32, Ralph Francis, 27, and Raymond Neptune, 29, all of Indian Township, and Marcus Horry, 35, of West Virginia, according to a news release from the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency.
Drug agents searched a home at 6 Alder St. in Indian Township. Maine Department of Public Safety spokesman Steve McCausland said nearly 7 grams of heroin and $8,000 were seized when the search warrant was executed.
McCausland said the six months-long investigation into drug trafficking in Washington County has yielded numerous heroin purchases by undercover agents.
He also said the investigation continues and more arrests are expected.