Fayette County K-9 Unit assists in large seizure of heroin

FAYETTE COUNTY — The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit assisted with a traffic stop Monday where a large amount of heroin was discovered.

Deputy Ron Stevens and his canine partner Tex assisted in the discovery of 300 grams of heroin.

One person was taken into custody in connection with the heroin. We expect more information on this incident and arrest later Tuesday.