Harford County Sheriff's deputies seized over 400 bags of heroin and other drugs during a routine traffic stop Wednesday.
Officers assigned to the Harford County Traffic Task Force stopped a 2001 Chevy Tahoe with North Carolina tags on I-95 near the Rt. 155 exit around 11:30 a.m. A K-9 search alerted police to the presence of illegal drugs in the car.
A subsequent search by police turned up .4 grams of powder cocaine, 44 grams of marijuana, and 400 individual bags of heroin packaged and ready for street sale. Officers found an additional 24 individually packaged bags of heroin for a total weight of 118 grams of heroin. The total street value of the recovered drugs is approximately $4,900.
Police arrested the driver, Shareef Damone Fed, 30 of North Carolina and New Jersey, on numerous charges including possession with intent to distribute heroin, possession of cocaine, and possession of marijuana. Fed is being held on $500,000 bond at the Harford County Detention Center.
The passenger, Anjeanette Monroig-Barrett, 31, of North Carolina was charged with possession of marijuana. She was released on a $5,000 bond from the Harford County Detention Center.
The Harford County Traffic Task Force is a joint law enforcement initiative created to reduce traffic crashes and traffic violations on Harford County roadways. Members of the Task Force operate throughout Harford County enforcing traffic laws to include speeding, aggressive driving, safety violations, driving while under the influence and driving while intoxicated violations.