2 arrested in heroin bust

Nearly 80 bags of heroin were confiscated during the arrest of 2 people from Oneonta.

Police say Laura Pepper and Mathew Hill were discovered to be in possession of the drugs along with over $350 in cash.

The street value of the heroin is over $1500, according to investigators.

Pepper and Hill were each charged with felony of Criminal Possession of a Controlled substance which carries a maximum 25-year jail term if convicted.