Troopers seize 251 grams of heroin in Hamilton County

Troopers seize 251 grams of heroin in Hamilton County
Hector Carillo (Provided by Hamilton County Jail)

SPRINGDALE, OH (FOX19) - Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers made a major drug bust during a traffic stop in Springdale Tuesday.

A drug-sniffing dog helped authorities find 251 grams of heroin under the driver's seat of a Chevy pickup truck, OSP reports. The drugs had a $37,650 street value.

The driver, Hector Carillo, 39, of Mexico, was arrested and charged him with drug trafficking.

Troopers initially stopped Carillo for a registration violation on Northland Boulevard.

He is currently held at the Hamilton County Jail.

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