Bear-area man charged w/ heroin possession in Wilmington

A Bear-area man is charged with heroin possession after officers found him carrying bags of the drug.

City police say two officers responding to calls from nearby residents about suspicious activity saw 38-year-old Bryant Dempsey acting suspiciously in the 700 block of West 10th Street around 10:30 p.m. Saturday night.

When the cops questioned him, they found 39 bags of heroin in Dempsey's pockets.

He's charged with heroin possession.

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