Two Men Arrested in Washington County Drug Bust

Updated 12 months ago

Two men are under arrest on drug charges after they refused to stop their car for police.James Storey, 48, of Baileyville is facing several charges including heroin trafficking and eluding a police officer.Dustin White, 28, of East Machias faces other charges including possession of heroin.State drug agents say they learned that storey would be traveling out of state to buy heroin to later sell in Washington CountyAuthorities say sometime around midnight Tuesday, they attempted to stop his vehicle in Eddington, which resulted in a six mile chase ending in Amherst.Storey, White, and a female were in the car.Agents say they found $8,000 worth of heroin that was thrown out of the vehicle during the chase.The female has not been charged at this point.Storey is in Hancock county jail. White is out on bail.


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