Heroin confiscated in traffic stop arrest | Yadkin Ripple
BOONVILLE — A 31-year old Boonville man, Adrian Solano Flores, was arrested on Dec. 8 on charges related to trafficking heroin. According to a press release from the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office, a traffic stop was conducted on Rockford Road in an area that had been under surveillance by Yadkin Sheriff’s Office as well as Wilkes and Surry County Sheriff’s offices. Surry County Sheriff’s Office K-9 “Chucho” indicated to the presence of narcotics in the vehicle and a probable cause search was conducted locating 1077 grams of heroin, an amount law enforcement indicated would have a street value of over $107,000.
Flores was charged with two counts of felony trafficking schedule I controlled substance, heroin; felony possession with intent to manufacture, sell/deliver schedule I controlled substance, heroin; and felony maintaining a vehicle for controlled substances.
Sheriff Oliver said he would like to thank the Wilkes and Surry County Sheriff’s for their agencies assistance.
“Working together and combining resources is essential in combating our current drug problem,” Oliver said.