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Lancaster couple charged with dealing heroin

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A Lancaster couple was arrested after authorities raided their apartment and allegedly seized over $9,000 worth of heroin.

Tracey Lynn Gerena and Luis Guillermo Torruellas-Velazquez, both 44, were suspected of selling heroin from the apartment in the 200 block of E. Filbert Street and were the focus of a two-month investigation, according to the Lancaster County Drug Task Force.

Detectives said they found 473 individual packets of heroin throughout the apartment, paraphernalia used for packaging heroin, a small amount of cocaine and marijuana, and more than 4,300 in cash.

Both were charged with possession with intent to deliver heroin, criminal conspiracy, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a small amount of marijuana and possession of cocaine.

Gerena was committed to Lancaster County Prison on $250,000 cash bail and Torruellas-Velazquez was being held on $500,000 cash bail.

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