Man accused of promoting medicine out of Cricket retailer in Belle Vernon

BELLE VERNON, Pa. (KDKA) – A person who investigators imagine was promoting medicine out of the Cricket retailer in Belle Vernon was arrested on a number of expenses.

Officers seized medicine and money after serving two search warrants in connection to an ongoing investigation, the Westmoreland County District Lawyer’s workplace introduced on Monday.

Marvin Payne was arrested on the Cricket retailer within the Tri-County Plaza the place he labored. Investigators mentioned they imagine he was promoting and distributing medicine from the shop.

One other search warrant at residence on Union Avenue in Clairton additionally turned up medicine.


(Picture: Westmoreland County District Lawyer’s Workplace)



(Picture: Westmoreland County District Lawyer’s Workplace)


The district lawyer’s workplace mentioned police seized 30 bricks of heroin, greater than 60 grams of cocaine, greater than 40 grams of crack cocaine, 2 kilos of marijuana and over $10,000 in money.

Payne is going through a number of drug expenses and the district lawyer’s workplace mentioned extra could possibly be pending. He is within the Westmoreland County Jail on $200,000 straight money bond.

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