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Two arrested in Bulloch County heroin investigation

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Vernard Parker (Source: Bulloch County Sheriff's Office) Vernard Parker (Source: Bulloch County Sheriff's Office)
Michelle Parker (Source: Bulloch County Sheriff's Office) Michelle Parker (Source: Bulloch County Sheriff's Office)
STATESBORO, GA (WTOC) -

The Bulloch County Sheriff's Office says that they have arrested two people in an investigation regarding the sale of heroin. 

On Thursday, members of the Statesboro-Bulloch Crime Suppression Team were conducting an investigation regarding the case at a home in the 100 block of Valley Road in Statesboro and attempted to make contact with the home owners there. 

Investigators made contact with Michelle Geis Parker, 48, and Vernard Andre Parker, 45, at the home, according to BCSO. 

Officials say that upon further investigation, Vernard Parker admitted to possessing multiple bags of heroin. 

Michelle Parker was charged with possession and/or use of a drug related object and Vernard Parker was charged with possession of heroin with the intent to distribute.

In other arrests overnight, BCSO says that Crime Suppression Team members arrested a total of 18 people on various charges ranging from outstanding arrest warrants to possession with intent of various drugs.

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