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Houlton drug bust ends in two arrests

HOULTON - It's clear the heroin epidemic is impacting every corner of the state.

Maine drug agents have announced the arrests of two people in Houlton for selling the dangerous drug.


Drug agents have arrested a man from New Hampshire and a Houlton teenager. They searched an apartment on Court Street this week as part of a month long investigation.


They found 90 grams of suspected heroin and several grams of methamphetamine.


Matthew Perry, 31, of Concord New Hampshire is now facing two trafficking charges. Police also learned Perry had 5 warrants issued for his arrest from Maine and New Hampshire.


Makayla McGuire, 19, of Houlton is also charged with aggravated trafficking.


Both are being held in the Aroostook County Jail on $10,000 bail.