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home : news : north central illinois   May 3, 2016

1/16/2013 9:27:00 AM
Peru woman arrested on heroin charge

NT Staff

Peru police arrested Melissa J. Samolinski, 38, of 34 12th St.,Peru at 2:05 p.m. Tuesday at her home on a charge of delivery of a controlled substance (heroin), a class 2 felony.

Peru Police Special Investigations and Enforcement Unit detectives used a warrant to enter her home, concluding a three-week investigation into heroin in thePeruarea in which an undercover Perud etective took delivery of suspected heroin, according toPerupolice.

Judge Cynthia M. Raccuglia set bond at $500,000, according to the report.

This was the city’s second heroin arrest this week.

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