Man faces drug charges after back-to-back arrests

Police say 39-year-old Allen Johnson was arrested after he was suspected of trying to make a drug deal.

Police say 39-year-old Allen Johnson was arrested after he was suspected of trying to make a drug deal. (9/28/16)

STAMFORD - Stamford police say one man faces charges after he was found selling heroin on the street for the second time in a week.

Police say 39-year-old Allen Johnson was arrested Saturday after he was suspected of trying to make a drug deal on Atlantic Street.

Investigators say he tried to ride off on a bicycle when he spotted officers, but was found with 24 bags of heroin.

Police say Johnson was also busted last week with more than 100 bags of heroin.

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