Wilmington man cuffed on heroin counts

A Wilmington man was busted Monday night with what police say was a substantial amount of heroin on him.

24 year old Richard Beach was stopped as he walked near Tulip and Union Streets at just before 8 pm.

He tried to take off but was caught and searched. Police say they found close to two hundred bags of the drug in Beach's possession.

He's behind bars on three thousand dollars bail.

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