Nutter Fort Police and the Harrison County Street Crimes and Drug Unit have arrested a man on heroin charges.
Law enforcement suspected drug activity at a house on Burton Avenue in Harrison County. The Nutter Fort Police Department worked with the Harrison County Street Crimes and Drug Unit to conduct several traffic stops on people who were leaving the home. Nutter Fort police stopped a car that was leaving the Burton Avenue house that contained heroin, said Harrison County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Jeff McAtee.
The Street Crimes and Drug Unit executed a search warrant at the house and found 143 stamps of heroin packaged for resale. Evan Matthew Helmick, 24, is charged with delivery of heroin and possession with intent to distribute heroin.
Helmick is being held in North Central Regional Jail with bail set at $200,000.