Bennington man arrested on fugitive warrant after traffic stop

Bennington man accused of selling heroin

Bennington man accused of selling heroin in New Hampshire picked up in traffic stop.

A Bennington man was arrested on a fugitive from justice warrant after a traffic stop on Wednesday morning.

Vermont State Police stopped Joshua Willette, 38, on Route 7 in the town of Shaftsbury.

Investigators determined that Willette had an active warrant out of New Hampshire for the sale of heroin, they said.

Willette was arrested and sent to the Marble Valley Correctional Facility for lack of $100,000 bail. He was scheduled to be arraigned on Thursday.