MADISON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Two men were arrested Friday in Madison, both charged with trafficking heroin.
The Somerset County Sheriff's office said two search warrants involving nine officers at 37 Madison Ave. led to the two arrests and seizure of drugs, scales, loaded and used hypodermic needles and a loaded 20-gauge shotgun.
In addition to the Class D drug trafficking charge, James McInnis, 37, of Madison was arrested on an outstanding arrest warrant for violating probation regarding an underlying robbery conviction, as well as Class C possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Eliaildy Javier, 20, of Manhattan, N.Y., was also charged with possession of heroin in addition to his drug trafficking charge.
Thirty-eight-year-old Jessica McInnis of Madison was summonsed for heroin possession.
The sheriff's office said additional charges will be forthcoming as the seized material is tested and weighed and the district attorney's office has been consulted.