HAZLETON, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) – Two people are behind bars following a traffic stop turned drug bust in Luzerne County.
Hazleton Police pulled over a vehicle late Friday night after it sped through a red light.
Kiara Johnson and Shamel Ellis were arrested after officers observed a large amount of heroin in the glove box when it was opened to retrieve registration information.
Approximately 1350 packets of heroin and a small amount of marijuana were recovered after an inspection of the vehicle.
Both Johnson and Ellis are currently behind bars.