Bridgeport barbershop owner arrested in heroin bust

Bridgeport barbershop owner arrested in heroin bust

Bridgeport barbershop owner arrested in heroin bust (12/27/12)

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police arrested the owner of a local barbershop and seized thousands of dollars worth of drugs from the business.

Officials say Irvin Villegas, owner of Lock N Image on East Main Street, was arrested with two others on Wednesday for selling narcotics out of his shop and his home. They say they found heroin in his car. 

Police say they found 226 bundles of heroin, cocaine, drug paraphernalia and $25,000 from Villegas' home on Linen Street.

Investigators say they found a box for a Ruger .45 caliber revolver, but are still searching for the weapon. 

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