Pittsburgh Police Make Big Drug Bust In Troy Hill

Around 13,000 stamp bags of heroin and other drugs were found

Ashley Funyak
January 17, 2020 - 3:23 pm
Aaron Gale

Pittsburgh Police/ Allegheny County Jail


PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Pittsburgh Police have made a significant drug bust.

They seized around 13,000 stamp bags of heroin and other drugs in Troy Hill on Thursday after receiving several complains about drugs being dealt at the residence. 

A search warrant was served at a residence in the 1900 block of Lowrie Street where detectives found the heroin, Percocet pills, Ecstacy, a 9 mm pistol and a large amount of cash.

26-year-old Aaron Gale of the North Side was arrested at the scene.

He's being indicted on federal drug trafficking charges.

Police also found additional heroin and a bag of cocaine at a second location in the North Side. 

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