Elmhurst Police Investigation Leads to Another Arrest for Heroin Thursday

This is the third arrest this month by Elmhurst police for delivery of heroin.

Elmhurst police made another arrest for delivery of a controlled substance Thursday following an ongoing narcotics investigation.

Police said Robert Brown, 19, 1124 N. Lockwood, Chicago, delivered 30 bags of heroin to the Extended Stay America parking lot, 550 Grand Ave., at 10:27 a.m. Oct. 18. Brown fled when he realized police were on scene, according to a police report.

He was charged with delivery of a controlled substance and resisting arrest, and was taken to DuPage County Jail.

This is the third arrest for delivery of heroin and other drugs by Elmhurst police this month. On Oct. 3, . And on Oct.11,

Last month, Elmhurst police arrested Leonard Marzano of Woodridge after a drug transaction involving large amounts of cocaine and other drugs.

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Amanda Tolman October 19, 2012 at 04:44 PM
I want to know who in elmhurst is buying and using the herioine?
A Fed Up Young Adult October 19, 2012 at 06:19 PM
Idiots my age with their parents money. I wish I was kidding.
Cronan October 19, 2012 at 07:28 PM
^^^Right!? Hello, this problem made the FRONT PAGE of the press two years ago! Blinders, I swear....
Cronan October 19, 2012 at 07:29 PM
Good Job EPD...Go get 'em! and thank you....


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