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2 Arrested After Police Find Heroin, Crack Cocaine, $4K

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    Watertown Police Department
    Henry Vargas (left) and Andre Hoffler (right) were arrested on drug charges in Watertown.

    Two accused drug dealers are facing charges in Watertown after officers found them with 465 bags of heroin, 3 grams of crack cocaine and more than $4,300 cash, according to police.

    Police arrested 27-year-old Henry Vargas and 22-year-old Andre Heffler outside a home on Franklin Avenue in Watertown on Thursday afternoon.

    According to police, the two were sitting in a car outside the house and made a hand-to-hand transaction while officers were watching. Police approached the car and saw marijuana inside.

    Vargas, the driver, and Hoffler, his passenger, were both arrested after officers found them with large amounts of heroin and crack cocaine, along with $4,348 cash, police said.

    Hoffler and Vargas were charged with two counts of possession of a narcotic, two counts of possession with intent to sell and possession of marijuana. They were each held on $200,000 bond.