2 Arrested In Drug Operation After Police Stop Break-In Attempt


A man and woman from Marion were arrested after a two-month investigation into drug trafficking, according to police.

Wyatt Robinson Jr, 22, and Heather Ayers, 23, were both arrested. Police said another person will also face charges.

Police arrested Robinson during an alleged breaking and entering at a home on West Center Street Tuesday afternoon.

A large amount of drugs and money were discovered where Robinson was arrested, according to authorities.

Police said they found 38 bindles of heroin, 6.5 grams of heroin, along with 85 Percocets.

Robinson and Ayers lived at a residence on Waterloo Street, and police said they also discovered a marijuana grow operation at that location.

Both suspects are being charged with aggravated drug trafficking, heroin trafficking and breaking and entering.

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