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DePue man arrested for heroin delivery

DEPUE — Joshua M. Trahan, 36, of DePue was arrested on June 29 on a LaSalle County warrant for unlawful delivery of a controlled substance (heroin), a Class 1 felony. The arrest warrant was obtained with the assistance of the LaSalle County State’s Attorney’s Office following an investigation into heroin sales in the Peru area. During the investigation, Peru Special Investigative Unit (SIU) and the Tri-County Drug Enforcement Narcotics Team (Tri-DENT) conducted a controlled purchase of more than one gram of heroin from Trahan.

Trahan was taken to the LaSalle County Jail where he is being held on a $1 million bond.

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