Drug bust follows traffic stop in Front Royal

Used by permission by the Warren County Office employee Sergeant Terry Fritts

On October 3rd, around 11:30 pm, Warren County Sheriff’s Deputy Ulibarri observed a vehicle having a hard time maintaining its lane on North Shenandoah Avenue.

The driver of the vehicle was pulled over due to suspicion of being under the influence.

In collaboration with Sgt. Gregory and canine partner Roman, who conducted a free air sniff around the vehicle and found it to be
positive for narcotics.

Subsequently, a thorough search of the vehicle and its occupants were
taken, revealing a significant amount of illegal substances and paraphernalia.

As a result, Racheal Huntt and Cristan Blow were arrested on multiple charges.

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Page County Sheriff’s Office make an historic arrest

A social media post from the Page County Sheriff’s Office states that Gregory Heckler has been arrested.

Authorities arrested Heckler after a several week long investigation.

The investigation was conducted by several agencies including the Northwestern Virginia Drug and Gang Task Force (NVDGTF).

Heckler was on probation at the time of the alleged offenses.

Heckler was found in possession of a firearm and as many as 621 grams of what is suspected to be Methamphetamine along with over $52,000 in US currency.

With additional charges pending this is Heckler’s third offense.

The arrest is one of the largest seizures in Page County history.

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