Two arrested in Stockport on heroin charges

Updated: 06/23/2014 2:15 PM
Created: 06/23/2014 1:52 PM WNYT.com
By: Jacqueline Medina

STOCKPORT—Two are facing drug charges after a traffic stop on Route 9 in Stockport.

Police pulled Rita Wood, 25, over for speeding. They say an investigation found that Wood was carrying heroin.

Troopers also arrested the passenger in the car, Nicholas Distano, 29, on drug charges.

Both Wood and Distano were charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and are scheduled to appear in court on June 30.


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