Two Arrested in Binghamton Heroin RaidPosted: Updated:
The Broome County Special Investigations Unit Task Force arrested two Binghamton residents in a heroin raid on Friday.
With the help of the Metro SWAT Team, officials executed a narcotics search warrant at 204 Oak St. in the City of Binghamton.
Tyrell Bailey, 33, and Shatiffa Griffin, 26, were both arrested on multiple drug charges:
- 4 counts- Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance (with intent to sell)
- Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance (more than half an ounce)
- Criminal Using Drug Paraphernalia
- Unlawful Possession Marijuana
Investigators said they uncovered an ounce and a half of unpackaged heroin, 77 bags of heroin packaged for sale, a quantity of powder cocaine, marijuana, and drug packaging materials. Officials also said they found $1,500 in what they suspect to be drug sale proceeds.
Bailey also had active warrants out of the Binghamton Police Department- for assault, and Criminal Obstruction of Breathing or Circulation.
Griffin and Bailey were arraigned in the City of Binghamton Court and sent to the Broome County Jail.