Heroin dealer charged in Georgetown Indiana

Published: Aug. 8, 2012 at 1:49 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 15, 2012 at 3:32 AM EDT
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Benjamin Coutts (Source: Floyd County Jail)
Benjamin Coutts (Source: Floyd County Jail)

GEORGETOWN, IN (WAVE) - A Georgetown man was charged with dealing and possession of heroin on Saturday.

According to a police report, Benjamin Coutts, 29, was stopped for speeding when officers discovered 4.2 grams of heroin, a hypodermic needle and digital scale in the car. Coutts admitted to selling about 20 grams of heroin a day.

He was transported to the Floyd County Jail and was charged with 5 felonies including a class B felony for dealing a controlled substance.

Coutts is currently being held on a $150,000 bond.

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