Police: Harrisburg man caught with 91 packets of heroin

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HARRISBURG (WPMT)-A Harrisburg man already on probation was arrested Thursday after being caught with 91 packets of heroin, authorities said.

Joseph J. Adams

Joseph J. Adams

Joseph J. Adams, 20,  is charged with receiving stolen property, carrying a firearm without a license, possession with intent to deliver heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Officers with Harrisburg Street Crimes Unit spotted Adams in violation of his parole while they were conducting a bar check along the 1600 block of Sycamore Street on Thursday night.

Authorities searched Adams and seized 4 grams of crack cocaine worth $400, 91 packets of heroin worth $910 and a stolen gun.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for April 13.